greater curvature of stomach

[ grātər ]

n.

The convex lateral border of the stomach to which the greater omentum is attached.

Nearby words

  1. greatcoat,
  2. greaten,
  3. greater,
  4. greater antilles,
  5. greater celandine,
  6. greater dionysia,
  7. greater ionic,
  8. greater london,
  9. greater manchester,
  10. greater occipital nerve


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