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mesocecum

[ mez-uh-see-kuhm, mes-, mee-zuh-, -suh- ]
/ ˌmɛz əˈsi kəm, ˌmɛs-, ˌmi zə-, -sə- /
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noun, plural mes·o·ce·ca [mez-uh-see-kuh, mes-, mee-zuh-, -suh-], /ˌmɛz əˈsi kə, ˌmɛs-, ˌmi zə-, -sə-/, Anatomy.

the mesentery of the cecum.

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Origin of mesocecum

First recorded in 1895–1900; meso- + cecum
mes·o·ce·cal [mez-uh-see-kuhl, mes-, mee-zuh-, -suh-], /ˌmɛz əˈsi kəl, ˌmɛs-, ˌmi zə-, -sə-/, adjective
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Medical definitions for mesocecum

mesocecum
[ mĕz′ə-sēkəm ]

n.

The part of the mesentery attached to the cecum.
mes′o•cecal (-kəl) adj.
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