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English words starting with gast

Gasteropod

ˈɡast(ə)rəpɒd

Meanings of Gasteropod:

noun

Old-fashioned spelling of gastropod.

Gasthaus

ˈɡasthaʊs

Meanings of Gasthaus:

noun

A small inn or hotel in a german-speaking country or region.

Usage examples:

One of my fondest memories of that holiday was the evening a friend and i went to the village resta…

Gastornis

ɡaˈstɔːnɪs

Meanings of Gastornis:

noun

A very large flightless bird of the eocene epoch.

Usage examples:

Widely different opinions have been offered since the first discovery of gastornis in 1855.

Meanings of Gastrectomies:

noun

Surgical removal of a part or the whole of the stomach.

Usage examples:

Subsequently, she underwent surgery, which included partial gastrectomy, thymectomy, and splenectomy.

Meanings of Gastrectomy:

noun

Surgical removal of a part or the whole of the stomach.

Usage examples:

Subsequently, she underwent surgery, which included partial gastrectomy, thymectomy, and splenectomy.

Meanings of Gastrin:

noun

A hormone which stimulates secretion of gastric juice and is secreted into the bloodstream by the stomach wall in response to the presence of food.

Usage examples:

The tumors secrete the hormone gastrin, which results in excess acid production and often peptic ul…

Meanings of Gastritis:

noun

Inflammation of the lining of the stomach.

Usage examples:

Endoscopy revealed retained food in the stomach but no evidence of pyloric stenosis, gastritis, or …

Meanings of Gastroenteric:

adjective

Relating to the stomach and intestines.

Usage examples:

Gastroenteric infections

Gastroenterologist

ˌɡæs.trəʊˌen.təˈrɒl.ə.dʒɪst

Meanings of Gastroenterologist:

noun

A medical practitioner qualified to diagnose and treat disorders of the stomach and intestines.

Usage examples:

Commonly, colonoscopies are performed by gastroenterologists

Meanings of Gastroesophageal:

adjective

Relating to the stomach and the oesophagus.

Usage examples:

Gastro-oesophageal disorders

Meanings of Gastrolith:

noun

A small stone swallowed by a bird, reptile, or fish to aid digestion in the gizzard.

Usage examples:

One of the avian characteristics of the emus is that they also eat small stones (called gastroliths…

Gastronomes

ˈɡæs.trə.nəʊm

Meanings of Gastronomes:

noun

A gourmet.

Usage examples:

Gastronomes will be fascinated by this guide to french cooking

Meanings of Gastronomic:

adjective

Relating to the practice of cooking or eating good food.

Usage examples:

The hotel restaurant serves the most exclusive gastronomic delights

Gastronomical

ˌɡæs.trəˈnɒm.ɪk

Meanings of Gastronomical:

adjective

Relating to the practice of cooking or eating good food.

Usage examples:

The hotel restaurant serves the most exclusive gastronomic delights

Meanings of Gastronomist:

noun

A connoisseur of good food; a gourmet.

Usage examples:

Tuesday is a gastronomist's delight with a hamper and signed book by clarissa dickson wright on off…

Meanings of Gastronomy:

noun

The practice or art of choosing, cooking, and eating good food.

Usage examples:

Far from being champions of a brave new world of gastronomy, we consume more junk food than the res…

Meanings of Gastroparesis:

noun

A medical condition in which the stomach does not empty properly because of a problem with nerve signals to the stomach rather than a blockage

Gastropod

ˈɡæs.trəʊ.pɒd

Meanings of Gastropod:

noun

A mollusc of the large class gastropoda, such as a snail, slug, or whelk.

Usage examples:

Sponges are preyed upon by gastropods, polychaetes, asteroids, echinoids, turtles, and fishes.

Meanings of Gastropods:

noun

A mollusc of the large class gastropoda, such as a snail, slug, or whelk.

Usage examples:

Sponges are preyed upon by gastropods, polychaetes, asteroids, echinoids, turtles, and fishes.

Gastroscope

ˈɡæs.trə.skəʊp

Meanings of Gastroscope:

noun

An optical instrument used for inspecting the interior of the stomach.

Usage examples:

Similarly, at the upper end of the alimentary tract, rigid instruments were used for the examinatio…

Meanings of Gastrulae:

noun

An embryo at the stage following the blastula, when it is a hollow cup-shaped structure having three layers of cells.

Usage examples:

Using light microscopy, he concluded that the embryo underwent gastrulation and that the gastrula c…

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