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Meanings of Enterocoelous:

adjective

Of or relating to an enterocoele or enterocoeles; of the nature of or characterized by the presence of an enterocoele.

Enterocolitis

ˌɛntərəʊkəˈlʌɪtɪs

Meanings of Enterocolitis:

noun

Inflammation of both the small intestine and the colon.

Usage examples:

There was no histologic evidence of celiac disease, collagenous or lymphocytic enterocolitis, or in…

Meanings of Enterocrinin:

noun

A substance (or mixture of substances) found in intestinal tissue that stimulates the secretion of fluid and electrolytes by the intestinal mucosa.

Meanings of Enteroepiplocele:

noun

A hernia containing intestine and omentum; the condition of having such a hernia.

Meanings of Enterogastrone:

noun

A substance formed in the intestinal mucosa that retards gastric secretion and motility.

Meanings of Enterohepatitis:

noun

Inflammation of the intestines and liver; specifically (more fully "infectious enterohepatitis") that caused by the protozoan histomonas meleagridis in gallinaceous birds.

Meanings of Enterokinase:

noun

An enzyme found in intestinal fluid that converts trypsinogen to trypsin.

Meanings of Enterolith:

noun

A compacted, often mineralized mass of material found within the intestines.

Meanings of Enterology:

noun

(the study of) the anatomy or pathology of the intestines; the branch of medicine dealing with the intestines.

Enteron

ˈen.tə.rɒn

Meanings of Enteron:

noun

The digestive system (= the organs in the body involved with digesting food), especially of an embryo (= an animal that is developing either inside its mother or in an egg) or a type of simple sea creature called a coelenterate

Usage examples:

The opening into the enteron is guarded by a strong muscle called the sphincter., he measured the l…

Meanings of Enteropathogenic:

adjective

Of an infectious agent: causing disease of the intestines or gastrointestinal tract.

Enteropathy

ˌɛntəˈrɒpəθi

Meanings of Enteropathy:

noun

A disease of the intestine, especially the small intestine.

Usage examples:

Also known as celiac sprue, nontropical sprue and gluten-sensitive enteropathy, celiac disease occu…

Meanings of Enteroplasty:

noun

Surgery performed to repair or restore the function of the intestines; an instance of this.

Meanings of Enteropneust:

noun

Any of various worm-like hemichordates constituting the class enteropneusta, having an acorn-shaped proboscis, a collar, and a long trunk, inhabiting u-shaped burrows in marine sediments; an acorn worm.

adjective

Of, relating to, or characteristic of an enteropneust or the class enteropneusta.

Meanings of Enteropneusta:

noun

Any of various worm-like hemichordates constituting the class enteropneusta, having an acorn-shaped proboscis, a collar, and a long trunk, inhabiting u-shaped burrows in marine sediments; an acorn worm.

adjective

Of, relating to, or characteristic of an enteropneust or the class enteropneusta.

Meanings of Enteropneustal:

noun

Any of various worm-like hemichordates constituting the class enteropneusta, having an acorn-shaped proboscis, a collar, and a long trunk, inhabiting u-shaped burrows in marine sediments; an acorn worm.

adjective

Of, relating to, or characteristic of an enteropneust or the class enteropneusta.

Meanings of Enteropneustan:

noun

Any of various worm-like hemichordates constituting the class enteropneusta, having an acorn-shaped proboscis, a collar, and a long trunk, inhabiting u-shaped burrows in marine sediments; an acorn worm.

adjective

Of, relating to, or characteristic of an enteropneust or the class enteropneusta.

Meanings of Enteroptosis:

noun

Abnormally low position of the intestines, especially as a (supposed) cause of symptoms; an instance of this.

Meanings of Enterorrhaphy:

noun

The surgical procedure of suturing a perforation or incision of the intestines; an instance of this.

Meanings of Enteroscope:

noun

Inspection of entrails as a method of divination; haruspicy, extispicy.

Meanings of Enteroscopy:

noun

Inspection of entrails as a method of divination; haruspicy, extispicy.

Meanings of Enterospasm:

noun

Irregular, forceful, and painful contraction of the muscle of the intestines; an instance of this.

Enterostomies

ˌɛntəˈrɒstəmi

Meanings of Enterostomies:

noun

An ileostomy or similar surgical operation in which the small intestine is diverted to an artificial opening in the abdominal wall or in another part of the intestine.

Usage examples:

Two weeks later, via a midline incision, 37 vascular malformations from the small bowel and colon w…

Enterostomy

ˌɛntəˈrɒstəmi

Meanings of Enterostomy:

noun

An ileostomy or similar surgical operation in which the small intestine is diverted to an artificial opening in the abdominal wall or in another part of the intestine.

Usage examples:

Two weeks later, via a midline incision, 37 vascular malformations from the small bowel and colon w…

Meanings of Enterotome:

noun

An instrument or device (now typically a pair of scissors with one blunt or rounded blade) used to open the intestines during an autopsy.

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