ansa

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ansa

(ˈænsə)
n
the apparent extremities of planetary rings, esp those of Saturn, when viewed from such a perspective that they look like handlesany of several features of the nervous system shaped in a loop
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Por otra parte, en nuestras observaciones se determino que el colon ascendente presenta dos porciones bien definidas por lo que se propone denominar a la primera como ansa coli proximalis y a la segunda pars coli distalis.