enteral

adjective
en·​ter·​al | \ ˈen-tə-rəl How to pronounce enteral (audio) \

Definition of enteral

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Other Words from enteral

enterally \ ˈen-​tə-​rə-​lē How to pronounce enteral (audio) \ adverb

Examples of enteral in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Theoretically, though, there shouldn’t be long-lasting effects from enteral ventilation, says Caleb Kelly, a gastroenterologist from the Yale School of Medicine who peer-reviewed the paper. Nikk Ogasa, Science | AAAS, 14 May 2021 Other non-medical products have similar issues, and actual medical-grade enteral nutrition products are far more expensive than Soylent. Lee Hutchinson, Ars Technica, 3 Sep. 2017

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First Known Use of enteral

1905, in the meaning defined above

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21 May 2021

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“Enteral.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/enteral. Accessed 20 Jun. 2021.

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enteral

adjective
en·​ter·​al | \ ˈent-ə-rəl How to pronounce enteral (audio) \

Medical Definition of enteral

Other Words from enteral

enterally \ -​rə-​lē How to pronounce enteral (audio) \ adverb

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