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Enteric

Synonym(s)

  • enteral

Definition(s)

1: Of, relating to, or affecting the intestines (enteric diseases); broadly: alimentary. 2: Being or possessing a coating designed to pass through the stomach unaltered and to disintegrate in the intestines (enteric aspirin).

Definition from: Merriam-Webster's Medical DictionaryThis link leads to a site outside Genetics Home Reference. by Merriam-Webster Inc.

See also Understanding Medical Terminology.

 
Published: August 25, 2014