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appendices epiploicae

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noun plural ap·pen·di·ces epi·ploi·cae \ə-ˌpen-də-ˌsēz-ˌep-i-ˈplȯi-sē\

Medical Definition of appendices epiploicae

  1. :  small peritoneal pouches filled with fat that are situated along the large intestine


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