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I would like to know what is the meaning of "Rectum" in English and what is the correct translation in Spanish?
I saw this term in a list of ethnobotanic uses.
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Meaning of Rectum
The rectum is the final straight portion of the large intestine in some mammals, and the gut in others. The human rectum is about 12 centimetres (4.7 in) long, In humans, the rectum is followed by the anal canal, before the gastrointestinal tract terminates at the anal verge. - See link


Rectum in Spanish is Recto
El recto (del latín rectum) es el último tramo del tubo digestivo, situado inmediatamente después del colon sigmoide. - See link


More information about Rectum in other websites
Definition of Rectum in a medical dictionary (Thefreedictionary) - See link.
See the definition of Rectum in the Oxford dictionaries - See link.
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