Translation of anus in Spanish:


ano, n.

Pronunciation /ˈeɪnəs/


  • 1

    ano masculine
    • This is one of two muscles that control the opening of the anus.
    • The large intestine or large bowel consists of the colon and the section before the anus, the rectum.
    • The rectum, at the end of the colon, is where faeces collect before they are expelled through the anus as a bowel movement.
    • The colon is removed and the end of the small intestine is joined to the anus.
    • During this procedure, a flexible instrument with its own light, called an endoscope, is passed in through the anus.