antiperistaltic

adjective
an·​ti·​peri·​stal·​tic | \ -tik How to pronounce antiperistaltic (audio) \

Medical Definition of antiperistaltic

1 : opposed to or checking peristaltic motion
2 : relating to antiperistalsis

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“Antiperistaltic.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/antiperistaltic. Accessed 18 Jan. 2022.

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