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