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- n. The part of the mesentery that attaches the colon to the abdominal wall
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The fold of peritoneum, or mesentery, attached to the colon.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The mesentery of the colon; the peritoneal fold which holds the colon in place.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. mesentery that holds the lower colon to the dorsal abdominal wall
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