rectal

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adjective rec·tal \ˈrek-təl\

Definition of rectal

  1. :  relating to, affecting, or being near the rectum <rectal walls> <rectal cancer>

rectally

adverb

1826

First Known Use of rectal

1826


RECTAL Defined for English Language Learners

rectal

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adjective rec·tal \ˈrek-təl\

Definition of rectal for English Language Learners

  • medical : relating to, affecting, or located near the rectum


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rectal

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adjective rec·tal \ˈrek-təl\

Medical Definition of rectal

  1. :  relating to, affecting, or being near the rectum <rectal bleeding>

rectally

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