intussusceptum in·tus·sus·cep·tum (ĭn’tə-sə-sěp’təm)
The part of the bowel that is invaginated within another part in an intussusception.
[in-tuh s-suh-sept] /ˌɪn təs səˈsɛpt/ verb (used with object) 1. to take within, as one part of the intestine into an adjacent part; invaginate. /ˌɪntəssəˈsɛpt/ verb 1. (transitive; usually passive) (pathol) to turn or fold (an organ or a part) inwards; invaginate intussuscept in·tus·sus·cept (ĭn’tə-sə-sěpt’) v. in·tus·sus·cept·ed, in·tus·sus·cept·ing, in·tus·sus·cepts To take within, as in telescoping […]
[in-turn] /ˈɪnˌtɜrn/ noun 1. an inward turn or curve around an axis or fixed point. n. 1590s, “turning in of the toes” (especially in dancing), from in + turn.
noun, Mathematics. 1. the function that replaces another function when the dependent and independent variables of the first function are interchanged for an appropriate set of values of the dependent variable. In y = sin x and x = arc sin y, the inverse function of sin is arc sine.
noun, Mathematics. 1. the point or set of points in the domain of a function corresponding to a given point or set of points in the range of the function.