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CAECUM [3 records]

Record 1 2018-04-12

English

Subject field(s)
  • Animal Anatomy
Universal entry(ies)
OBS

Animals with functional caecum system.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Anatomie animale
Entrée(s) universelle(s)
DEF

Premier compartiment du gros intestin [...]

OBS

[...] il renferme habituellement une grande quantité de liquide.

Spanish

Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Anatomía animal
Entrada(s) universal(es)
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Record 2 2014-11-04

English

Subject field(s)
  • Digestive Tract
DEF

The first part of the large intestine, forming a dilated pouch into which open the ileum, the colon, and the appendix vermiformis ...

French

Domaine(s)
  • Appareil digestif
DEF

Portion initiale du gros intestin, située au-dessous de la valvule iléo-cæcale et prolongée par l'appendice.

Spanish

Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Aparato digestivo
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Record 3 2010-10-21

English

Subject field(s)
  • Paleontology
DEF

[an] evagination of [the] outer epithelium projecting into [the] endopuncta of [a Brachiopod] shell ...

French

Domaine(s)
  • Paléontologie
DEF

[...] prolongement du manteau [d'un Brachiopode, qui] pénètre dans un canal.

Spanish

Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Paleontología
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