Definition of Jejuna

1. Noun. (plural of jejunum) ¹



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Definition of Jejuna

1. jejunum [n] - See also: jejunum

Lexicographical Neighbors of Jejuna

jeffs
jeg
jegging
jeggings
jehad
jehadi
jehadis
jehadism
jehadist
jehadists
jehads
jehu
jehus
jejeunostomy
jejeunum
jejuna (current term)
jejunal
jejunal and ileal veins
jejunal arteries
jejunal artery
jejune
jejunectomy
jejunely
jejuneness
jejunenesses
jejunities
jejunitis
jejunity
jejuno-
jejunocolostomy

Literary usage of Jejuna

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Annals of the Lyceum of Natural History of New York by New York Academy of Sciences (1858)
"Helix jejuna Say Jour. Acad. N. Sci. Phila. II. p. 158, 1821. ... I found several specimens of jejuna, during an excursion some time since into East Florida ..."

2. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia (1916)
"Helix jejuna Say, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci. Phila., II, p. 158 (1821). ... This shell differs from P. jejuna by being larger, white and has 5 whorls. Alt. ">. ..."

3. The terrestrial air-breathing mollusks of the United States, and the by Amos Binney (1859)
"In notes taken by Dr. Binney at the Jardin des Plantes, it appears that a young shell is there labelled H. jejuna. Lea refers to this species in his remarks ..."

4. Operative Surgery by John Shelton Horsley (1921)
"amount of jejuna! contents regurgitates into the stomach and decreases the ... It seems probable that for every jejuna! ulcer there must be many more ..."

5. Spolia Zeylanica by National Museums of Sri Lanka, National Museums of Ceylon, Colombo Museum (1907)
"Colonel Yerbury adds in a letter to Professor Poulton : " The tongue of O. jejuna and 0. fuscipennis is an extraordinary organ, but it is not that of a ..."

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