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Introduction: Anus

Description of Anus

Anus: The opening of the rectum to the outside of the body.
Source: National Institute of Health

Anus: excretory opening at the end of the alimentary canal.
Source: WordNet 2.1

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Anus as an Organ

Anus (organ): The anus is an orifice that connects the anal canal of the large...more »

Anus (organ): The anus is the outer opening from the rectum. The process of defecation is used to expel feces out of the

Anus (organ): See Anus (organ information).

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Terms Similar to Anus:

  • arse
  • arsehole
  • asshole

Source - WordNet 2.1

Source - MeSH OBO (Open Biomedical Ontologies)

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Source - WordNet 2.1

Broader terms for Anus

Source - WordNet 2.1

The following terms can be used for Anus

Source: CRISP

Hierarchical classifications of Anus

The following list attempts to classify Anus into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • opening,orifice,porta
  • passage,passageway
  • anatomical structure,bodily structure,body structure,complex body part,structure
  • body part
  • part,piece
  • thing
  • entity

Source: WordNet 2.1

MESH - OBO (Open Biomedical Ontologies)

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