hindgut

noun
hind·gut | \ˈhīn(d)-ˌgət \

Definition of hindgut 

: the posterior part of the digestive tract also : intestine

First Known Use of hindgut

1878, in the meaning defined above

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hindgut

noun
hind·gut | \-ˌgət \

Medical Definition of hindgut 

: the posterior part of the embryonic digestive tract

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