intussuscipiens

noun
in·​tus·​sus·​cip·​i·​ens | \ -ˈsip-ē-ˌenz How to pronounce intussuscipiens (audio) \
plural intussuscipientes\ -​ˌsip-​ē-​ˈen-​(ˌ)tēz How to pronounce intussuscipiens (audio) \

Medical Definition of intussuscipiens

: the portion of the intestine that receives the intussusceptum in intussusception

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“Intussuscipiens.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/intussuscipiens. Accessed 4 Dec. 2021.

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