proct-

combining form
variants: or procto- or less commonly procti-

Definition of proct-

1 : anus
  • proctiger
2 : rectum
  • proctalgia
: rectum and
  • protosigmoidectomy
3 : anus and rectum
  • proctology

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Origin and Etymology of proct-

New Latin, from Greek prōkt-, prōkto-, from prōktos; perhaps akin to Armenian erastankʽ buttocks


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