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adjective al·i·men·ta·ry \ˌa-lə-ˈmen-t(ə-)rē\

Definition of alimentary

  1. 1 :  of or relating to nourishment or nutrition

  2. 2 :  furnishing sustenance or maintenance



1615

First Known Use of alimentary

1615

Rhymes with alimentary

complementary, documentary, double entry, elementary, mockumentary, rudimentary, sedimentary, single entry, supplementary, testamentary


Medical Dictionary

alimentary

adjective al·i·men·ta·ry \ˌal-ə-ˈment-ə-rē, -ˈmen-trē\

Medical Definition of alimentary

  1. :  of, concerned with, or relating to nourishment or to the function of nutrition :  nutritive <alimentary processes of the body>





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