十二指腸

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Chinese[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Literally: Twelve-finger intestine - referring to its length being approximately equal to the length of 12 fingers.

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

十二指腸

  1. (anatomy) duodenum

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
じゅう
Grade: 1

Grade: 1

Grade: 3
ちょう
Grade: 4
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Noun[edit]

十二指腸 (hiragana じゅうにしちょう, romaji jūnishichō)

  1. (anatomy) duodenum