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Synonyms for duodenum
ˌdu əˈdi nəm, ˌdyu-; duˈɒd n əm, dyu-; ˌdu əˈdi nə, ˌdyu-; duˈɒd n ə, dyu-duo·de·num

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  1. duodenumnoun

    dodecadactylum, maw-gut

  2. duodenumnoun

    The first part of the small intestine, starting at the lower end of the stomach and extending to the jejunum.

    dodecadactylum, maw-gut

Princeton's WordNet

  1. duodenumnoun

    the part of the small intestine between the stomach and the jejunum

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