Definitions for entericɛnˈtɛr ɪk

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

en•ter•icɛnˈtɛr ɪk(adj.)

  1. of or pertaining to the enteron; intestinal.

    Category: Anatomy

  2. (n.)enterics,

    Category: Microbiology

    Ref: enterobacteria

Origin of enteric:

1865–70; < Gk

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"


  1. enteric(Adjective)

    of, relating to, within, or by way of the intestines

  2. enteric(Adjective)

    staying intact in the stomach, then dissolving in the intestine

  3. Origin: Greek έντερα + -ic

Webster Dictionary

  1. Enteric(adj)

    of or pertaining to the enteron, or alimentary canal; intestinal


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