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vis·cer·al

 (vĭs′ər-əl)
adj.
1. Relating to, situated in, or affecting the viscera.
2. Being or arising from impulse or sudden emotion rather than from thought or deliberation: "The scientific approach to life is not really appropriate to states of visceral anguish" (Anthony Burgess). See Synonyms at instinctive.

vis′cer·al·ly adv.

visceral

(ˈvɪsərəl)
adj
1. (Anatomy) of, relating to, or affecting the viscera
2. characterized by intuition or instinct rather than intellect
ˈviscerally adv

vis•cer•al

(ˈvɪs ər əl)

adj.
1. of, pertaining to, or affecting the viscera.
2. characterized by or proceeding from instinct rather than intellect: a visceral reaction.
3. characterized by or dealing with coarse or base emotions; earthy.
[1565–75; < Medieval Latin]
vis′cer•al•ly, adv.

visceral

Relating to internal organs.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.visceral - relating to or affecting the visceravisceral - relating to or affecting the viscera; "visceral bleeding"; "a splanchnic nerve"
2.visceral - obtained through intuition rather than from reasoning or observation
illogical, unlogical - lacking in correct logical relation

visceral

adjective
1. Of, relating to, or arising from one's mental or spiritual being:
Slang: gut.
2. Derived from or prompted by a natural tendency or impulse:
Translations

visceral

[ˈvɪsərəl] ADJ (liter) → visceral

visceral

[ˈvɪsərəl] adj [hatred, joy, resentment, feelings] → viscéral(e)

visceral

adjviszeral (spec); (of intestines also)der Eingeweide; (fig) hatred, disliketief sitzend; on a visceral levelauf einer emotionalen Ebene; a visceral feeling (fig liter)ein inneres Gefühl

visceral

[ˈvɪsərəl] adj (liter) → viscerale

vis·cer·al

a. visceral, rel. a las vísceras;
___ larva migrans;
___ layerbursa visceral, capa interna de la bursa;
___ cleft[embryo, embrión] hendido visceral entre los arcos braquial y el arco faríngeo.

visceral

adj visceral
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Starting statistics of the Fit Factor 2015 contestants Claire Watson 41 | 5'7 | 18st 5lb | 49% Body Fat | Stomach 53 inches | Visceral Fat Rating: 14 | Stephanie Raine 40 | 5'6 | 15st 6lb | 46% Fat | Stomach 46 inches | Visceral Fat :12 | Katie Cutler 21 | 5'6 | 15st 6lbs | 47% Fat | Stomach 50 inches | Visceral Fat: 9 | Jonathan Ord 43 | 6'2 | 28st 10lb | 46% Fat | Stomach 63 inches | Visceral Fat: 32 | Nigel Addison 42 | 5'7 | 18st 9lbs | 38% Fat | Stomach 53 inches | Visceral Fat :22 | Alan Noble 23 | 6'5 | 25st 8lbs | 41% Fat | Stomach 59 inches | Visceral Fat: 20 | The finalists on a >previous beach run
While phantom limb pain is a well-recognized phenomenon [5], clinical experience has suggested that the augmentation of phantom limb pain with visceral stimulation is an issue for many military personnel with amputation (visceral stimulation being the sensation of the bowel or bladder either filling or evacuating).
The report " Visceral Pain - Pipeline Review, H1 2015 " provides comprehensive information on the therapeutic development for Visceral Pain, complete with comparative analysis at various stages, therapeutics assessment by drug target, mechanism of action (MoA), route of administration (RoA) and molecule type, along with latest updates, and featured news and press releases.
A team from the Medical Research Council's (MRC) human genetics unit at Edinburgh University discovered that visceral fat - which forms around vital organs such as the heart and intestines - originates in the embryo.
Excess visceral adipose tissue is independently associated with increased risk of developing cardiovascular disease.
People with more visceral (deep belly) fat have a higher risk of both cardiovascular disease and cancer.
The sprint program, LifeSprints, reduced visceral fat with seven times less exercise time and has a much greater impact on cardiovascular and metabolic health than reductions of subcutaneous fat stores in the legs and arms," Boutcher was quoted as saying in the Journal of Obesity.