What does enteric mean?

Definitions for enteric
ɛnˈtɛr ɪken·ter·ic

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. enteric, enteraladjective

    of or relating to the enteron

  2. intestinal, enteric, enteraladjective

    of or relating to or inside the intestines

    "intestinal disease"

Wiktionary

  1. entericadjective

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

    Etymology: Greek έντερα + -ic

  2. entericadjective

    staying intact in the stomach, then dissolving in the intestine

    Etymology: Greek έντερα + -ic

Webster Dictionary

  1. Entericadjective

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

    Etymology: [Gr. . See Enteritis.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Enteric

    en-ter′ik, adj. of or pertaining to the intestines.—ns. Enteradenog′raphy, description of the intestinal glands; Enteradenol′ogy, the branch of anatomy relating to the intestinal glands; Enteral′gia, intestinal neuralgia; Enterī′tis, inflammation of the intestines; En′terocele, a hernial tumour containing part of the intestines; Enterogastrī′tis, inflammation of the stomach and bowels; En′terolite, En′terolith, an intestinal concretion or calculus; Enterol′ogy, a treatise on the internal parts of the body; En′teron, the entire intestine or alimentary canal:—pl. En′tera; Enterop′athy, disease of the intestines; Enteropneust′a, a class of worm-like animals, having the paired respiratory pouches opening from the front part of the alimentary canal; Enterot′omy, dissection or incision of the intestines. [Gr. enterikosenteron, intestine.]

Entomology

  1. Enteric

    relating to the digestive canal or enteron.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of enteric in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of enteric in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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