mesaraic

adjective
mes·​a·​ra·​ic | \ ¦mezə¦rāik, -esə- \

Definition of mesaraic

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archaic

mesaraic

noun
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plural -s

Definition of mesaraic (Entry 2 of 2)

archaic
: one of the mesenteric veins

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History and Etymology for mesaraic

Adjective

alteration (influenced by Greek mesaraikos) of Middle English miserak, from Middle French mesaraique, from Greek mesaraikos, from mesaraion mesentery (from mes- mid, in the middle—from mesos —+ araia belly, from feminine of araios thin, slender) + -ikos -ic

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“Mesaraic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mesaraic. Accessed 25 Oct. 2021.

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