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阑尾    Add to My Vocabulary

PinYin lán wěi    Simplified 阑尾    Traditional 闌尾
  1. appendix
  2. vermiform appendix (anatomy)

Chinese meanings
  1. lánwěi
    盲肠下端蚯蚓状的突起,一般长约7-9厘米。人的阑尾在消化过程中没有作用。管腔狭窄,囊状,病菌容易繁殖而引起发炎。(图见〖消化系统〗)

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