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


(ɛnˈtɛrɪk) or


(Physiology) intestinal
[C19: from Greek enterikos, from enteron intestine]
ˈenterally adv


(ɛnˈtɛr ɪk)

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


A. ADJentérico
B. CPD enteric fever Nfiebre f entérica


adjDarm-; enteric infectionDarmentzündung f


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


adj entérico; enteric-coated con cubierta entérica
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Here I rallied, and had already improved so far as to be able to walk about the wards, and even to bask a little upon the verandah, when I was struck down by enteric fever, that curse of our Indian possessions.
One night three troops of our squadron were ordered to a certain point whither they had patrolled the previous week; but our own particular troop was to stay behind, and in charge of no other than the villanous corporal, both our officer and sergeant having gone into hospital with enteric.
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The platform provides enteric protection without the need for functional coatings.
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