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American English: /ˌd(j)uəˈdinəm/
British English: /ˌdjuːəˈdiːnəm/

Translation of duodenum in Spanish:

noun plural -nums or -naPronunciation: /-nə/

  • Example sentences
    • All this then enters the digestive tract and begins its passage from esophagus to stomach to duodenum to small intestine to colon.
    • It is a tube approximately 20 feet long consisting of three regions; the duodenum, jejunum, and ileum.
    • The distal duodenum and duodenal jejunal junction is especially susceptible to damage because it is fixed in position.
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