What does Caecal mean?

Caecal meaning in Medical Dictionary

Pertaining to the caecum (also spelled cecum), initial portion of the large bowel, operating out of the reduced right quadrant of the abdomen.

Caecal meaning in General Dictionary

of or like a cecum

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  • Of or with respect to the caecum, or blind instinct.
  • obtaining the kind of a caecum, or case with one opening; baglike; since, the caecal extremity of a duct.

Sentence Examples with the word Caecal

Such renal caecal tubes seem to be readily evolved from either metenteron or proctodaeum when the conditions of the out-wash of nitrogenous waste-products are changed by the transference from aquatic to terrestrial life.

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