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  • n. A hernia of the rectum into the vagina

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Prolapse of the rectovaginal wall through the vagina. Compare proctocele.

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

recto- + -cele (Wiktionary)

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