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English noun: caecum

1. caecum (body) the cavity in which the large intestine begins and into which the ileum opens

SamplesThe appendix is an offshoot of the cecum.

Synonymsblind gut, cecum

Broader (hypernym)bodily cavity, cavity, cavum

Part holonymappendix, cecal appendage, vermiform appendix, vermiform process

Part meronymlarge intestine

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