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[hem-uh-roid, hem-roid] /ˈhɛm əˌrɔɪd, ˈhɛm rɔɪd/
Usually, hemorrhoids. Pathology. an abnormally enlarged vein mainly due to a persistent increase in venous pressure, occurring inside the anal sphincter of the rectum and beneath the mucous membrane (internal hemorrhoid) or outside the anal sphincter and beneath the surface of the anal skin (external hemorrhoid)
hemorrhoid hem·or·rhoid (hěm’ə-roid’)
noun, Anatomy. 1. (def 3).
- Internal iliac vein
internal iliac vein n. See hypogastric vein.
- Internal intercostal muscle
internal intercostal muscle n. Any of the muscles with their origin from the lower border of a rib, with insertion into the upper border of the rib below, with nerve supply from the intercostal nerve, and that contract during expiration and serve to maintain a tension in the intercostal spaces that resists mediolateral movement.
[in-tur-nl-ahyz] /ɪnˈtɜr nlˌaɪz/ verb (used with object), internalized, internalizing. 1. to incorporate (the cultural values, mores, motives, etc., of another or of a group), as through learning, socialization, or identification. 2. to make subjective or give a subjective character to. 3. Linguistics. to acquire (a linguistic rule, structure, etc.) as part of one’s language competence. […]