SYN: circumanal. [peri- + G. proktos, anus]

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • periproctic — adj. surrounding the anus, near the anus (Zoology) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • periproctic — peri·proc·tic …   English syllables

  • periproctic — adjective see periproct …   Useful english dictionary

  • periproct — periproctal, periproctic, periproctous, adj. /per euh prokt /, n. (in certain echinoids) that part of the body surface bordering the anus. [1875 80; PERI + proct < Gk proktós anus] * * * …   Universalium

  • circumanal — Surrounding the anus. SYN: perianal, periproctic. * * * cir·cum·anal (sur″kəm aґnəl) surrounding the anus; cf. perianal …   Medical dictionary

  • περιπρωκτικός — ή, ό, Ν αυτός που ανήκει ή αναφέρεται στο περιπρώκτιο («περιπρωκτικοί αδένες»). [ΕΤΥΜΟΛ. Αντιδάνεια λ., πρβλ. αγγλ. periproctic (< περι * + πρωκτός + ικός)] …   Dictionary of Greek

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