Cecum - definition, pronunciation

Amer.   American pronunciation of the word cecum
Brit.  |ˈsiːkəm|  British pronunciation of the word cecum

noun

- the cavity in which the large intestine begins and into which the ileum opens(syn: caecum)

the appendix is an offshoot of the cecum

Examples

the appendix is an offshoot of the cecum

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