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See definition of duodenum on Dictionary.com
  • as insmall intestine
  • as ingut

synonyms for duodenum

  • ileum
  • jejunum
  • villus
  • innards
  • belly
  • paunch
  • entrails
  • tummy
  • viscera
  • bowels
  • intestines
  • venter
  • tripes
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How to use duodenum in a sentence

Larger amounts are very rarely found, and generally point to obstruction in the duodenum.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
The opalescent enchantments of her inner being mean nothing to her: she wouldnt know her entity from her duodenum.
I, MARY MACLANEMARY MACLANE
It arises as a ventral outgrowth of the duodenum (fig. 420, l).
THE WORKS OF FRANCIS MAITLAND BALFOUR, VOLUME III (OF 4)FRANCIS MAITLAND BALFOUR
The duodenum showed the same softened state of its mucous membrane as was exhibited by the stomach.
AN INVESTIGATION INTO THE NATURE OF BLACK PHTHISISARCHIBALD MAKELLAR
If we follow the course of the intestines down, we find that the duodenum presents a remarkable curve.
SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN SUPPLEMENT, NO. 613, OCTOBER 1, 1887VARIOUS
Now, there are some points of great interest in connection with this remarkable, almost circular, curve of the duodenum.
SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN SUPPLEMENT, NO. 613, OCTOBER 1, 1887VARIOUS
In birds the duodenum always forms a long loop embracing the pancreas.
SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN SUPPLEMENT, NO. 613, OCTOBER 1, 1887VARIOUS
The duodenum always curves round the head of the pancreas and is, as it were, moulded on it and retained in position by it.
SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN SUPPLEMENT, NO. 613, OCTOBER 1, 1887VARIOUS
Another point of great constancy is the position of the pancreas and its relation to the curve of the duodenum.
SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN SUPPLEMENT, NO. 613, OCTOBER 1, 1887VARIOUS
The duodenum extends only a short distance caudad to this point and then opens, aip, to the yolk-sac.
DEVELOPMENT OF THE DIGESTIVE CANAL OF THE AMERICAN ALLIGATORALBERT M. REESE
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO DUODENUM

  • belly
  • bowels
  • duodenum
  • entrails
  • innards
  • intestines
  • paunch
  • tripes
  • tummy
  • venter
  • viscera
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.