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il·e·um

 (ĭl′ē-əm)
n. pl. il·e·a (-ē-ə)
The terminal portion of the small intestine extending from the jejunum to the cecum.

[Late Latin īleum, groin, flank, variant of Latin īlia.]

il′e·al adj.
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il·e·al

a. ileal, rel. al íleon;
___ arteriesarterias ___ -es;
___ orificeorificio ___;
___ ureteruréter ___;
___ veinsvenas ___ -es.
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ileal

adj ileal
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