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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. Our detention, however, was very temporary, and Connal would seem to have received the usual vague orders to proceed in the early morning to the place where the other three companies had camped.
Kintai will be leveraging these data, through the use of its Precision Enteric MedicineTM (PEMTM) discovery platform, to advance the company's efforts in pioneering a new class of cancer therapies.
"At Allena, we are committed to providing a first-in-class treatment for the full spectrum of patients with enteric hyperoxaluria," said Louis Brenner, M.D., President and Chief Executive Officer of Allena Pharmaceuticals.
1773 patients with acute enteric infections were registered in the first 6 months in Bishkek, said Health Ministry.
Carbamazepine tablets of prolonged action and / or tablets of prolonged action coated and / or tablets of prolonged action film-coated and / or tablets enteric with prolonged release and / or tablets enteric with prolonged release film-coated 200 mg.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance of its BD MAX enteric viral panel, a molecular diagnostic test for the direct qualitative detection and differentiation of enteric viral pathogens that cause viral gastroenteritis.
From June 2018, onwards, there has been an upsurge of multi-resistant enteric infections in children admitted from various catchment areas of Abbasi Shaheed Hospital (ASH).
Summary: Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], Nov 19 (NewsVoir): With a view to create awareness and share the latest research studies on gut health and the inherent benefits of Probiotics across all ages, the Gut Microbiota And Probiotic Science Foundation (India) along the Amity University, National Institute of Cholera and Enteric Diseases (NICED), Kolkata and the Indian Institute of Liver and Digestive Sciences (IILDS), Kolkata will be hosting a highly informative and interactive two-day Scientific Program - "Probiotics Through the Lifespan" on November 24-25, 2018 at the Amity University, Major Arterial Road (South-East), Action Area II, Newtown, Kolkata.
Objective: To find out frequency of various complications in children admitted with Enteric Fever at a tertiary care hospital.
Evonik, a global leader for functional excipients used in oral solid dosage forms, has launched an advanced combination polymer for enteric coatings.
The collection of papers shines light on two enteric hepatitis viruses that have received much less attention than others: the ancient Hepatitis A virus and the relative newcomer Hepatitis E virus.