rectal


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rec·tal

 (rĕk′təl)
adj.
Of, relating to, or situated near the rectum.

rec′tal·ly adv.

rectal

(ˈrɛktəl)
adj
(Anatomy) of or relating to the rectum
ˈrectally adv

rec•tal

(ˈrɛk tl)

adj.
of, pertaining to, or for the rectum.
[1870–75]
rec′tal•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.rectal - of or involving the rectum; "rectal cancer"
Translations

rectal

[ˈrektəl] ADJrectal

rectal

adjrektal (spec), → des Mastdarms; rectal passageMastdarm m

rec·tal

a. rectal, del recto, rel. al recto;
___ abscessabsceso ___;
___ biopsybiopsia ___;
___ inflammationinflamación ___;
___ lumpprotuberancia, bulto ___;
___ prolapseprolapso ___.

rectal

adj rectal; n (fam) tacto or examen m rectal
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