from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The part of the colon that lies across the upper part of the abdominal cavity.
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- n. A part of colon joining ascending colon and descending colon.
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- n. the part of the large intestine that extends across the abdominal cavity and joins the ascending to the descending colon
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