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mesorectum

[mez-uh-rek-tuh m, mes-, mee-zuh-, -suh-]
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noun, plural mes·o·rec·tums, mes·o·rec·ta [mez-uh-rek-tuh, mes-, mee-zuh-, -suh-] /ˌmɛz əˈrɛk tə, ˌmɛs-, ˌmi zə-, -sə-/. Anatomy.
  1. the mesentery of the rectum.
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Origin of mesorectum

First recorded in 1825–35; meso- + rectum
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mesorectum in Medicine

mesorectum

(mĕz′ə-rĕktəm)
n.
  1. The mesentery supporting the rectum.
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