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intussuscept

(ĭn′tə-sə-sĕpt′)
tr.v. intussus·cepted, intussus·cepting, intussus·cepts
To take within, as in telescoping one part of the intestine into another; invaginate.

in′tus·sus·cep′tive adj.
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