intraperitoneal

adjective
in·​tra·​per·​i·​to·​ne·​al | \ ˌin-trə-ˌper-ə-tə-ˈnē-əl How to pronounce intraperitoneal (audio) \

Definition of intraperitoneal

: existing within or administered by entry into the peritoneum intraperitoneal chemotherapy

Other Words from intraperitoneal

intraperitoneally \ ˌin-​trə-​ˌper-​ə-​tə-​ˈnē-​ə-​lē How to pronounce intraperitoneally (audio) \ adverb

First Known Use of intraperitoneal

circa 1836, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of intraperitoneal was circa 1836

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“Intraperitoneal.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/intraperitoneal. Accessed 31 Oct. 2020.

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intraperitoneal

adjective
in·​tra·​per·​i·​to·​ne·​al | \ ˌin-trə-ˌper-ət-ᵊn-ˈē-əl How to pronounce intraperitoneal (audio) \

Medical Definition of intraperitoneal

: situated within or administered by entering the peritoneum

Other Words from intraperitoneal

intraperitoneally \ -​ˈē-​ə-​lē How to pronounce intraperitoneally (audio) \ adverb

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