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caecum (plural caeca)
- (anatomy) A blind pouch connected to the large intestine between the ileum and the colon.
- 1970: After a preliminary course in anatomy it was found that caecum and transverse colon also provided excellent sites for excitation. — JG Ballard, The Atrocity Exhibition
blind pouch connected to the large intestine
- nominative neuter singular of caecus