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One entry found for duodenum.
Main Entry: du·o·de·num
Pronunciation: secondarystressd(y)ü-schwa-primarystressdemacron-nschwam, d(y)udot-primarystressäd-schwan-schwam
Function: noun
Inflected Form(s): plural duo·de·na /-primarystressdemacron-nschwa, -schwan-schwa /; or -denums
: the first part of the small intenstine extending from the opening from the stomach into the small intestine to the jejunum
- du·o·de·nal /-primarystressdemacronn-schwal, -schwan-schwal/ adjective

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