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Definition of Caeca

Caeca
Caeca C[ae]"ca, n. pl. See C[ae]cum.
Caeca
Caecum C[ae]"cum, n.; pl. C[ae]cums, L. C[ae]ca. [L. caecus blind, invisible, concealed.] (Anat.) (a) A cavity open at one end, as the blind end of a canal or duct. (b) The blind part of the large intestine beyond the entrance of the small intestine; -- called also the blind gut. Note: The c[ae]cum is comparatively small in man, and ends in a slender portion, the vermiform appendix; but in herbivorous mammals it is often as large as the rest of the large intestine. In fishes there are often numerous intestinal c[ae]ca.

Meaning of Caeca from wikipedia

- Caeca may refer to: the plural of cae**** (see pyloric caeca in humans) Caeca et Obdurata, a papal bull promulgated by Pope Clement VIII in 1593, which...
- everted. The pyloric stomach has two extensions into each arm: the pyloric caeca. These are elongated, branched hollow tubes that are lined by a series of...
- The ce**** or cae**** is a pouch within the peritoneum that is considered to be the beginning of the large intestine. It is typically located on the right...
- Lepeta caeca, common name the northern blind limpet, is a species of sea snail, a true limpet, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Lepetidae, one...
- Pseudanarta caeca is a species of cutworm or dart moth in the family Noctuidae. It is found in North America. The MONA or Hodges number for Pseudanarta caeca is...
- A. caeca may refer to: An abbreviation of a species name. In binomial nomenclature the name of a species is always the name of the genus to which the...
- forests. Abisara caeca caeca (Democratic Republic of the Congo: Uele, Ituri and Kivu, south-western Uganda, north-western Tanzania) Abisara caeca semicaeca Riley...
- The Gabon beaked snake (Letheobia caeca) is a species of blind snake in the family Typhlopidae. It is endemic to Sub-Saharan Africa. It is known from...
- Melaleuca caeca is a plant in the myrtle family, Myrtaceae and is endemic to the south-west of Western Australia. It is similar to a number of other Western...
- Oberthueria caeca is a moth in the Endromidae family. It was described by Oberthür in 1880. It is found in China (Heilongjiang, Jilin, Shaanxi, Henan)...
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