macrocolon

[măk′rō-kōlən]

n.

A sigmoid colon of unusual length.

Nearby words

  1. magnetic epoch,
  2. magnetic equator,
  3. magnetic field,
  4. magnetic field of the earth,
  5. magnetic field reversals,
  6. magnetic flux density,
  7. magnetic head,
  8. magnetic hysteresis,
  9. magnetic inclination,
  10. magnetic induction


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