What does gastric mean?

Definitions for gastricˈgæs trɪk

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word gastric.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. gastric, stomachic, stomachal(adj)

    relating to or involving the stomach

    "gastric ulcer"


  1. gastric(Adjective)

    Of or relating to the stomach.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Gastric(adj)

    of, pertaining to, or situated near, the stomach; as, the gastric artery

  2. Origin: [Gr. , , stomach: cf. F. gastrique.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Gastric

    gas′trik, adj. belonging to the stomach—also Gas′tral.—ns. Gastrī′tis, inflammation of the stomach; Gastrol′oger.—adj. Gastrolog′ical.—n. Gastrol′ogy, cookery, good eating.—Gastric fever, a bilious remittent fever; Gastric juice, the digestive liquid secreted by the glands of the stomach. [Gr. gastēr, the belly.]

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'gastric' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4230

  2. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'gastric' in Adjectives Frequency: #591


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of gastric in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of gastric in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Amir Ghaferi:

    Gastric bypass is considered the gold standard, but over the past five or six years, there have been more sleeve gastrectomy procedures.

  2. Belen Garijo:

    There are indications where we believe we can be part of the first two or first three immunotherapies, like ovarian, gastric, head and neck, bladder and renal cancer, for example.

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