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bowel

noun [C usually plural] uk   us   /ˈbaʊ.əl/ /baʊəl/
the long tube that carries solid waste from the stomach out of the body: He has trouble with his bowels. bowel cancer/cancer of the bowelmove your bowels (said especially by doctors and nurses) to excrete (= pass from the body) the solid waste that is contained in the bowels
Translations of “bowel”
in Arabic أمعاء…
in Korean 장…
in Malaysian usus, perut bumi…
in French intestin(s), entrailles…
in Turkish bağırsak…
in Italian budella, intestino…
in Chinese (Traditional) 腸…
in Russian кишка, кишечник…
in Polish jelito…
in Vietnamese ruột, lòng…
in Spanish intestino, entrañas…
in Portuguese intestino…
in Thai ลำไส้, ส่วนในของ…
in German der Darm, das Innere…
in Catalan budell…
in Japanese 腸…
in Indonesian usus, isi perut, bagian dalam…
in Chinese (Simplified) 肠…
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