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Latin. n. Large intestine, pain in the large intestine, colic.

 - n. Part of a line of verse, metrical entity, clause of a period, line, fragment.

 - n. (Anat.) That part of the large intestines which extends from the cæcum to the rectum.

 - (Gram.) A point or character, formed thus, used to separate parts of a sentence that are complete in themselves and nearly independent, often taking the place of a conjunction.

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