[ee-gwah-soo] /ˌi gwɑˈsu/
a river in S Brazil, flowing W to the Paraná River. 380 miles (610 km) long.
[ee-gwuh-zoo] /ˌi gwəˈzu/
a river in S Brazil, flowing W to the Paraná River on the Argentina-Paraguay-Brazil border: noted for its falls. 745 miles (1199 km) long.
chat I Give Up. Often found appended to documents, e-mail, programs that don’t work, etc. (1999-09-30)
- Ileocolic artery
ileocolic artery n. An artery with origin in the superior mesenteric artery, with distribution to the terminal part of the ileum, cecum, vermiform appendix, and ascending colon, and with anastomoses to the right colic and ileal arteries.
- Ileocolic valve
ileocolic valve n. See ileocecal valve.
- Ileocolic vein
ileocolic vein n. A tributary of the superior mesenteric vein that drains the terminal ileum, appendix, cecum, and the lower part of the ascending colon.