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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The terminal section of the alimentary canal.

Usage examples (26)
  • At the opened pelvic bone, use a sharp knife to make cuts to free the large intestine and rectum from the pelvic area.
  • The rectum is the terminal portion of the intestinal tract.
  • The rectum is a muscular tube that's connected to the end of your colon.
  • Any cancer - a growth, lump, tumor - of the colon and the rectum is a type of colorectal cancer. for more
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