milieu interieur

noun
mi·​lieu in·​te·​ri·​eur | \ mēl-ˈyœ̅-aⁿ-tā-rē-ˈœr How to pronounce milieu interieur (audio) \

Medical Definition of milieu interieur

: the bodily fluids regarded as an internal environment in which the cells of the body are nourished and maintained in a state of equilibrium

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“Milieu interieur.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/milieu%20interieur. Accessed 19 Oct. 2021.

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