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ex·tra·cor·po·re·al

 (ĕk′strə-kôr-pôr′ē-əl)
adj.
Situated or occurring outside the body.

ex′tra·cor·po′re·al·ly adv.

extracorporeal

(ˌɛkstrəkɔːˈpɔːrɪəl)
adj
outside the body

ex•tra•cor•po•re•al

(ˌɛk strə kɔrˈpɔr i əl, -ˈpoʊr-)

adj.
occurring or situated outside the body.
[1860–65]
ex`tra•cor•po′re•al•ly, adv.
Translations

ex·tra·cor·po·re·al

a. extracorporal, fuera del cuerpo.

extracorporeal

adj extracorpóreo
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