mesenteric

adjective
mes·​en·​ter·​ic | \ ˌmez-ᵊn-ˈter-ik How to pronounce mesenteric (audio) , mes- How to pronounce mesenteric (audio) \

Medical Definition of mesenteric

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: of, relating to, or located in or near a mesentery

mesenteric

noun

Medical Definition of mesenteric (Entry 2 of 2)

: a mesenteric part especially : mesenteric artery

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“Mesenteric.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/mesenteric. Accessed 1 Dec. 2020.

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