peroral

adjective per·oral \ (ˌ)pər-ˈȯr-əl , per- , -ˈär- \

Definition of peroral

: occurring through or by way of the mouth

perorally

play \(ˌ)pər-ˈȯr-ə-lē, per-, -ˈär-\ adverb

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peroral

adjective per·oral \ (ˌ)pər-ˈōr-əl, pe(ə)r-, -ˈȯr-, -ˈär- \

medical Definition of peroral

: done, occurring, or obtained through or by way of the mouth
  • peroral administration of a drug
  • peroral infection

perorally

play \-ə-lē\ adverb

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