Mesogaster
Mesogaster Mes`o*gas"ter, n. [NL., fr. Gr. me`sos middle + ? belly.] (Anat.) The fold of peritoneum connecting the stomach with the dorsal wall of the abdominal cavity; the mesogastrium. [1913 Webster]

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  • mesogaster — SYN: mesogastrium. * * * me·so·gas·ter mez ə .gas ter, mēz , mēs , mes n MESOGASTRIUM * * * meso·gas·ter (mez″o ) (me″zo gasґtər) [meso + gaster] mesogastrium …   Medical dictionary

  • mesogaster — meso·gaster …   English syllables

  • mesogaster — ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷+ˌ noun Etymology: New Latin, from mes + gaster : mesogastrium …   Useful english dictionary

  • Mesogastrium — Mes o*gas tri*um, n. [NL. See {Mesogaster}.] (Anat.) (a) The umbilical region. (b) The mesogaster. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Mesogastric — Mes o*gas tric, a. [Meso + gastric.] [1913 Webster] 1. (Anat.) (a) Of or pertaining to the middle region of the abdomen, or of the stomach. (b) Of or pertaining to the mesogaster. [1913 Webster] 2. (Zo[ o]l.) Of or pertaining to the middle… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • mesogastrium — In the embryo, the mesentery of the dilated portion of the enteric canal that is the future stomach; it gives rise to the greater omentum and consequently is involved in the formation of the omental bursa. The spleen and bod …   Medical dictionary

  • -gaster — |gastə(r), |gaas , |gais noun combining form ( s) Etymology: New Latin, from Greek gastēr 1. : part having a (specified) relation to the stomach meso …   Useful english dictionary

  • volador — ˌvōləˈdȯ(ə)r noun ( s) Etymology: Spanish, flying fish, literally, flyer, from Late Latin volator, from Latin volatus (past participle of volare to fly) + or …   Useful english dictionary

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