gastro-

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gastro-

or gastr-
pref.
1.
a. Belly: gastropod.
b. Stomach: gastritis.
2. Gastric: gastrin.

[Greek, from gastēr, gastr-, belly.]

gastro-

or often before a vowel

gastr-

combining form
stomach: gastroenteritis; gastritis.
[from Greek gastēr]

gastro-

a combining form meaning “stomach”: gastrology.
Also, esp. before a vowel, gastr-.
[< Greek, comb. form of gastḗr]
Translations

gastro-

prefMagen-, Gastro- (spec)