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greater omentum


from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A fold of the peritoneum, passing from the stomach to the transverse colon.

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  • noun part of the peritoneum attached to the stomach and to the colon and covering the intestines


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