anus: the opening at the end of the rectum of the alimentary canal through which feces are discharged. The anus has erotosexual potential in both sexes.

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A"nus (#), n. [L., prob. for asnus: cf. Gr. to sit, Skr. as.] Anat.

The posterior opening of the alimentary canal, through which the excrements are expelled.


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