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blind gut

noun

Definition of blind gut

  1. :  a digestive cavity open at only one end; especially :  the cecum of the large intestine



15th Century

First Known Use of blind gut

15th century


Medical Dictionary

blind gut

noun

Medical Definition of blind gut

  1. :  a digestive cavity open at only one end; especially :  the cecum of the large intestine




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