intestinal

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in·tes·ti·nal

adjective \in-ˈtes-tə-nəl, -ˈtes(t)-nəl, -ˈte-sən-əl, British often ˌin-(ˌ)tes-ˈtī-nəl\

Definition of INTESTINAL

1
:  affecting, occurring, or living in the intestine
2
:  of, relating to, or being the intestine
in·tes·ti·nal·ly adverb

First Known Use of INTESTINAL

15th century

in·tes·ti·nal

adjective \in-ˈtes-tən-əl, -ˈtes(t)-nəl, -ˈtes-ən-əl, British often ˌin-(ˌ)tes-ˈtīn-əl\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of INTESTINAL

1
a : affecting or occurring in the intestine <intestinal digestion> <intestinal catarrh> b : living in the intestine <the intestinal flora> <an intestinal worm>
2
: of, relating to, or being the intestine <the intestinal canal>
in·tes·ti·nal·ly \-ē\ adverb

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