anal atresia n.
Congenital absence of an anal opening due to the presence of a membranous septum or to complete absence of the anal canal. Also called imperforate anus, proctatresia.
of, pertaining to, involving, or near the anus. Psychoanalysis. of or relating to the second stage of psychosexual development, during which gratification is derived from the retention or expulsion of feces. of or relating to an . of or relating to gratification derived from stimulation of the . . . . . Historical Examples anal […]
- Anal canal
noun the terminal part of the rectum forming the passage to the anus anal canal n. The terminal portion of the alimentary canal, extending from the pelvic diaphragm to the anal orifice.
- Anal character
Psychoanalysis. a group of personality traits including meticulousness, compulsiveness, and rigidity, believed to be associated with excessive preoccupation with the anal phase as a child, with effects lingering into adulthood.
a white or slightly colored zeolite mineral, Na(AlSi 2 O 6)⋅H 2 O, generally found in crystalline form. noun a white, grey, or colourless zeolite mineral consisting of hydrated sodium aluminium silicate in cubic crystalline form. Formula: NaAlSi2O6.H2O