peroral

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

Definition of peroral

  1. :  occurring through or by way of the mouth

perorally

play \-ə-lē\ adverb

Origin and Etymology of peroral

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1908


Medical Dictionary

peroral

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

Medical Definition of peroral

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

perorally

\-ə-lē\play adverb

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