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  • n. inversion and prolapse of the mucous coat of the rectum, from relaxation of the sphincter, with swelling

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Inversion and prolapse of the mucous coat of the rectum, from relaxation of the sphincter, with more or less swelling; prolapsus ani.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In pathology, inversion and prolapse of the rectum, from relaxation of the sphincter.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. protrusion or herniation of the rectum into the vagina; can occur if pelvic muscles are weakened by childbirth

Etymologies

Ancient Greek anus + tumour. (Wiktionary)

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