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[in-tuh s-suh-sept] /ˌɪn təs səˈsɛpt/

verb (used with object)
to take within, as one part of the intestine into an adjacent part; invaginate.
(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 one part of the intestine into another; invaginate.


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