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celiac

adjective ce·li·ac \ˈsē-lē-ˌak\

Definition of celiac

  1. :  of or relating to the abdominal cavity



Variants of celiac

also coe·li·ac \ˈsē-lē-ˌak\

Origin of celiac

Latin coeliacus, from Greek koiliakos, from koilia cavity, from koilos hollow — more at cave


First Known Use: 1662


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  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of "celiac"


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