Definition, synonyms and picture of recto


noun recto

Translation: rectum

Definition of recto in Spanish

Parte última del intestino grueso que se extiende desde el colon sigmoide hasta el canal anal, cuya función principal es almacenar las heces hasta su expulsión.

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Definition of recto in English

Terminal part of the large intestine and digestive track, located between the sigmoid colon and the anal canal, whose main function is the storage of fecal matter until defecation.

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(N) Digestive System Parts II

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