Definitions for enteralˈɛn tər əl

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

en•ter•alˈɛn tər əl(adj.)

  1. Category: Anatomy

    Ref: enteric

Origin of enteral:

1900–05

en′ter•al•ly(adv.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. enteric, enteral(adj)

    of or relating to the enteron

  2. intestinal, enteric, enteral(adj)

    of or relating to or inside the intestines

    "intestinal disease"

Wiktionary

  1. enteral(Adjective)

    Of, pertaining to, within, or by way of the intestine

  2. enteral(Adjective)

    enteric

Freebase

  1. Enteral

    In pharmacology, Enteral is any route of drug administration that involves absorption of the drug through the gastrointestinal tract. This contrasts with the parenteral, meaning outside the intestines, or more specifically in pharmacology: Methods of introducing drugs or substances into the body other than through the gastrointestinal tract, via, for example, intravenous injection.

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