Definition of anorectal in English:

anorectal

Syllabification: an·o·rec·tal
Pronunciation: /ˌanəˈrektəl
 
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adjective

Medicine & Anatomy
  • Of or relating to the anus and rectum.
    More example sentences
    • A thorough physical examination should be performed to detect and evaluate all anorectal lesions.
    • Patients frequently present with anorectal pain and lesions.
    • During evacuation, the anorectal junction moves down and backwards and the pelvic floor usually descends slightly.

Origin

late 19th century: from French ano-rectal, from Latin ano- (combining form of anus) + rectal (see rectal).

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