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mucosa of large intestine


Definition: the mucosal lining (epithelium, lamina propria, muscularis mucosae) of the wall of all the parts of the large intestine (cecum, colon, rectum, anal canal) collectively.

Synonym(s): tunica mucosa intestini crassiTA, mucous membrane of large intestine

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