mesenterium

[ mĕz′ən-tîrē-əm ]

n. pl. mes•en•te•ri•a (-tîrē-ə)

Mesentery.

Nearby words

  1. mesenteric ganglion,
  2. mesenteriopexy,
  3. mesenteriorrhaphy,
  4. mesenteriplication,
  5. mesenteritis,
  6. mesenteron,
  7. mesentery,
  8. mesh,
  9. mesh connection,
  10. mesh knot


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Examples from the Web for mesenterium

  • The subcutaneous tissue, pericardium, mediastinum, and mesenterium contained considerable amounts of fat.

    Plague|Thomas Wright Jackson