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sig·moid colon

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sigmoid colon, sigmoid flexure(noun)

    the s-shaped curve between the descending colon and the rectum

Wiktionary

  1. sigmoid colon(Noun)

    the S-shaped section of the large intestine between the descending colon and the rectum

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  1. Sigmoid colon

    The sigmoid colon is the part of the large intestine that is closest to the rectum and anus. It forms a loop that averages about 40 cm in length, and normally lies within the pelvis, but on account of its freedom of movement it is liable to be displaced into the abdominal cavity.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sigmoid colon in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sigmoid colon in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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