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English words containing gastric:

Meanings of Agastric:

adjective

Lacking, or apparently lacking, a stomach or an alimentary canal; characterized by this.

Digastric

daɪˈɡæs.trɪk

Meanings of Digastric:

noun

Each of a pair of muscles which run under the jaw and act to open it.

Usage examples:

Training caused an increase in the activity of citrate synthase and superoxide dismutase in the dig…
adjective

Digastric muscles have two fleshy parts joined by a tendon (= a strong band of fibres).

Meanings of Epigastric:

adjective

Relating to the part of the upper abdomen immediately over the stomach.

Usage examples:

Severe epigastric pain

Gastric

ˈɡæs.trɪk

Meanings of Gastric:

adjective

Of the stomach.

Usage examples:

A gastric ulcer

Meanings of Hypogastric:

adjective

Relating to the part of the central abdomen which is situated below the region of the stomach.

Usage examples:

Hypogastric arteries

Iliohypogastric

ˌɪl.i.əʊ.haɪ.pəʊˈɡæs.trɪk

Meanings of Iliohypogastric:

adjective

Relating to the iliac areas of the abdomen (= stomach area) and hypogastrium (= lower part of the abdomen)

Usage examples:

An iliohypogastric nerve

Mesogastric

ˌmɛsə(ʊ)ˈɡastrɪk

Meanings of Mesogastric:

adjective

Relating to the middle region of the abdomen between the epigastrium and the hypogastrium.

Usage examples:

Mesogastric swelling

Meanings of Metagastric:

adjective

In brachyuran crabs: relating to or designating a region of the dorsal carapace situated towards the posterior part of the gastric area.

Meanings of Monogastric:

adjective

Of a muscle: having a single ‘belly’ or fleshy part; (originally) specifically †designating the tensor tympani (obsolete). compare "digastric".

Meanings of Nephrogastric:

adjective

Of or relating to the kidney and stomach.

Meanings of Opisthogastric:

adjective

Designating or situated on the underside (venter) of the opisthosoma of certain mites.

Meanings of Paragastric:

adjective

Situated next to the stomach or gastric cavity; specifically designating either of a pair of canals arising from the stomach of a ctenophore adjacent to the pharynx.

Meanings of Perigastric:

adjective

Situated around the stomach or alimentary canal.

Meanings of Philogastric:

adjective

Fond of food, inclined to indulge the appetite.

Meanings of Phrenogastric:

adjective

Gastrophrenic.

Meanings of Physogastric:

adjective

Exhibiting physogastry.

Pneumogastric

ˌnjuːmə(ʊ)ˈɡastrɪk

Meanings of Pneumogastric:

adjective

Relating to the lungs and stomach.

Usage examples:

It relieves both chi and blood congestion making it helpful for neural irritations, especially of t…

Meanings of Polygastric:

adjective

Having many stomachs or digestive cavities; specifically of or relating to the former group polygastrica of protozoans whose food-containing vacuoles were thought to be separate digestive organs (now historical).

Stomatogastric

ˌstəʊmətə(ʊ)ˈɡastrɪk

Meanings of Stomatogastric:

adjective

Relating to or connected with the mouth and stomach.

Usage examples:

Shortterm adjustments of the stomatogastric ganglion motor neurons by neural inputs, peptides, and …

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