peroral

adjective
per·​oral | \ (ˌ)pər-ˈȯr-əl How to pronounce peroral (audio) , per-, -ˈär- \

Definition of peroral

: occurring through or by way of the mouth

Other Words from peroral

perorally \ (ˌ)pər-​ˈȯr-​ə-​lē How to pronounce peroral (audio) , per-​ , -​ˈär-​ \ adverb

First Known Use of peroral

1908, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of peroral was in 1908

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“Peroral.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/peroral. Accessed 3 Dec. 2021.

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peroral

adjective
per·​oral | \ (ˌ)pər-ˈōr-əl, pe(ə)r-, -ˈȯr-, -ˈär- How to pronounce peroral (audio) \

Medical Definition of peroral

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

Other Words from peroral

perorally \ -​ə-​lē How to pronounce peroral (audio) \ adverb

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