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splanchnic

adjective splanch·nic \ˈsplaŋk-nik\

Definition of SPLANCHNIC

:  of or relating to the viscera :  visceral

Origin of SPLANCHNIC

New Latin splanchnicus, from Greek splanchnikos, from splanchna, plural, viscera; akin to Greek splēn spleen
First Known Use: 1681

splanchnic

adjective splanch·nic \ˈsplaŋk-nik\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of SPLANCHNIC

:  of or relating to the viscera :  visceral <splanchnic circulation>

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