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co·lo·rec·tal

 (kō′lə-rĕk′təl)
adj.
Relating to or involving both the colon and the rectum: colorectal cancer.

colorectal

(ˌkəʊləʊˈrɛktəl)
adj
(Anatomy) of or relating to the colon and rectum

co•lo•rec•tal

(ˌkoʊ ləˈrɛk tl)

adj.
pertaining to or involving the colon and rectum: colorectal cancer.
[1960–65]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.colorectal - relating to or affecting the colon and the rectum; "most colorectal cancers arise from adenomatous polyps"
Translations

colorectal

adj colorrectal
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