十二指腸

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
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NounEdit

十二指腸 (hiragana じゅうにしちょう, romaji jūnishichō)

  1. (anatomy) duodenum

MandarinEdit

simpl. 十二指肠
trad. 十二

EtymologyEdit

Literally: Twelve-finger intestine - referring to its length being approximately equal to the length of 12 fingers.

NounEdit

十二指腸 (traditional, Pinyin shí'èrzhǐcháng, measure word , simplified 十二指肠)

  1. (anatomy) duodenum
Last modified on 8 April 2014, at 08:35