[mĕz′ə-dōō′ə-dēnəm, -dōō-ŏdn-əm]


The part of the mesentery that connects the duodenum to the wall of the embryonic abdominal cavity.

Nearby words

  1. mesocyclone,
  2. mesoderm,
  3. mesodiastolic,
  4. mesodont,
  5. mesodontism,
  6. mesoepididymis,
  7. mesogastrium,
  8. mesogenic,
  9. mesoglea,
  10. mesoglia

Related formsmes′o•du′o•denal adj.

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