mesoappendix

[ mez-oh-uh-pen-diks, mes-, mee-zoh-, -soh- ]

noun,plural mes·o·ap·pen·dix·es, mes·o·ap·pen·di·ces [mez-oh-uh-pen-di-seez, mes-, mee-zoh-, -soh-]. /ˌmɛz oʊ əˈpɛn dɪˌsiz, ˌmɛs-, ˌmi zoʊ-, -soʊ-/. Anatomy.
  1. the mesentery of the vermiform appendix.

Origin of mesoappendix

1
First recorded in 1895–1900; meso- + appendix

Other words from mesoappendix

  • mes·o·ap·pen·di·ceal [mez-oh-ap-uhn-dish-uhl, -uh-pen-di-see-uhl, mes-, mee-zoh-, -soh-], /ˌmɛz oʊˌæp ənˈdɪʃ əl, -əˌpɛn dɪˈsi əl, ˈmɛs-, ˌmi zoʊ-, -soʊ-/, adjective

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