Definition of 'bowel'
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Nor has he wanted to discuss the bowel cancer that nearly killed him ten years ago. Times, Sunday Times (2016)But by the time it landed he had died from undiagnosed bowel cancer. The Sun (2016)She was diagnosed with bowel cancer when 17 weeks pregnant. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Foster discovered he had bowel cancer in 1999 after feeling a dull pain one night. Times, Sunday Times (2016)First you may pick up a very early bowel cancer, therefore making treatment easier. Times, Sunday Times (2017)My bowel movements have changed. Times, Sunday Times (2017)FAMILY doctors are failing to spot telltale signs of bowel cancer, a study has found. The Sun (2016)The causes of irritable bowel syndrome are poorly understood and the treatment can be ineffective, meaning that those it afflicts often suffer all their lives. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Stress can be linked with irritable bowel syndrome and bloating. The Sun (2012)These again can cause bowel cancer and may also be responsible for diseases such as pancreatic cancer. Times, Sunday Times (2015)This causes pain and bowel and bladder problems. The Sun (2007)He suffered internal injuries and needed surgery to remove part of his bowel and intestines. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The eighth track features a bowel movement. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Obesity and irritable bowel syndrome are thought to be vulnerable to the right strain of bacteria. Times, Sunday Times (2016)My mum died from a heart attack and she had bowel cancer. The Sun (2013)These were to help her restore control of her bladder and bowels. The Sun (2006)This was satisfactory until the officer was obliged to empty his bowels. The Bullet Catchers (1989)On his death it was discovered that his stomach and bowels were double the size of a mere commoner. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Or always in the morning after having moved your bowels, always naked. Successful Fasting -the easy way to cleanse your body of its poisons (1990)Then it will make it way into my intestines, enter my large bowel. The Sun (2014)The Scotland midfielder was diagnosed with a chronic bowel condition which left him bedridden. The Sun (2012)This photo was taken exactly 1 week after an emergency operation to remove half of my cancerous bowel from my stomach. The Sun (2014)MY best friend had cancer of the small bowel and it spread to her large bowel and then into her stomach. The Sun (2012)It's been three full days since I moved my bowels. Between Worlds: A Reader, Rhetoric and Handbook (1995)Imagine an existence in the bowels of the earth where, for up to eight months at a time, there is no fresh air. Times, Sunday Times (2009)
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British English: bowel NOUN
Your bowels are the tubes in your body where digested food from your stomach is stored before you pass it from your body.
Eating fruit and vegetables can help to keep your bowels healthy.
Definition of bowel from the Collins English Dictionary
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