Etymology
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cecum (n.)

variant of caecum.

updated on November 17, 2012

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Definitions of cecum from WordNet

cecum (n.)
the cavity in which the large intestine begins and into which the ileum opens;
the appendix is an offshoot of the cecum
Synonyms: caecum / blind gut
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