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“mesocolon” in British English

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mesocolonnoun [ C ]

uk /ˌmes.əˈkəʊ.lɒn/ us /ˌmez.əˈkoʊ.lən/ specialized

the part of the mesentery (= the membrane that connects the bowel to the back wall of the abdomen) concerned with the large bowel:

the transverse mesocolon
Mesenteric cysts are most frequently located in the small bowel mesentery and mesocolon.

(Definition of “mesocolon” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)