adrectal


adrectal
  a. close to rectum.

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  • adrectal — adj. [L. ad, near; rectus, straight] Associated with the rectum; see adanal …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • adrectal — ad·rec·tal …   English syllables

  • adrectal — (ˈ)ad.|rektəl adjective Etymology: ad + rectal : adjacent to the rectum used especially of a gland in certain mollusks that secretes a fluid which turns purple on exposure to light; see tyrian purple …   Useful english dictionary