from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun Any of the cavities of the body that adjoin external orifices, such as the mouth or rectum.
from The Century Dictionary.
- noun In zoology, the general or common cavity of the body, as distinguished from special cavities, or those of particular organs; the cœlom or cœloma.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- noun The cavity within the body of
animalswhich contains the viscera.
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