[ koh-luh-rek-tl ]
/ ˌkoʊ ləˈrɛk tl /
pertaining to or involving the colon and rectum: colorectal cancer.
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Example sentences from the Web for colorectal
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British Dictionary definitions for colorectal
/ (ˌkəʊləʊˈrɛktəl) /
of or relating to the colon and rectum
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Medical definitions for colorectal
[ kō′lə-rĕk′təl ]
Relating to the colon and the rectum, or to the entire large bowel.
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