taenia coli

noun
taenia co·​li
variants: also tenia coli \ -​ˈkō-​ˌlī How to pronounce tenia coli (audio) \
plural taeniae coli also teniae coli

Medical Definition of taenia coli

: any of three external longitudinal muscle bands of the large intestine

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