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hemorrhoidal

noun hem·or·rhoid·al \ ˌhem-ˈrȯi-dᵊl , ˌhe-mə- \

Definition of hemorrhoidal

: a hemorrhoidal part (such as an artery or vein)

First Known Use of hemorrhoidal

15th century

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hemorrhoidal

adjective

Definition of hemorrhoidal

1 : of, relating to, or involving hemorrhoids
2 : rectal

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First Known Use of hemorrhoidal

1651

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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hemorrhoidal

adjective hem·or·rhoid·al
variants: or chiefly British haemorrhoidal play \ˌhem-ə-ˈrȯid-ᵊl\

medical Definition of hemorrhoidal

1 : of, relating to, or involving hemorrhoids
2 : rectal

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hemorrhoidal

noun
variants: or chiefly British haemorrhoidal

medical Definition of hemorrhoidal

: a hemorrhoidal part (as an artery or vein)

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