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 (ĕn-tĕr′ĭk) also en·ter·al (ĕn′tər-əl)
Of, relating to, or being within the intestine.


(ɛnˈtɛr ɪk)

1. of or pertaining to the enteron; intestinal.
2. enterics, enterobacteria.
[1865–70; < Greek]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.enteral - of or relating to the enteron
2.enteral - of or relating to or inside the intestines; "intestinal disease"


, enteric
a. entérico-a, rel. al intestino;
___ nutritionnutrición ___.


adj enteral
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