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peritoneal

adjective peri·to·ne·al
variants: or chiefly British peritonaeal play \ˌper-ət-ᵊn-ˈē-əl\

medical Definition of peritoneal

: of, relating to, or affecting the peritoneum

peritoneally

or chiefly British peritonaeally play \-ə-lē\ adverb

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