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

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Other Words from enteral

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

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Recent Examples on the Web Other non-medical products have similar issues, and actual medical-grade enteral nutrition products are far more expensive than Soylent. Lee Hutchinson, Ars Technica, "The psychology of Soylent and the prison of first-world food choices," 3 Sep. 2017

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First Known Use of enteral

1905, in the meaning defined above

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“Enteral.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/enteral. Accessed 5 Jul. 2020.

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

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Other Words from enteral

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

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