Splenic
Splenic Splen"ic, a. [L. splenicus, Gr. splhniko`s; cf. F. spl['e]nique.] (Anat.) Of or pertaining to the spleen; lienal; as, the splenic vein. [1913 Webster]

{Splenic apoplexy} or {Splenic fever}. (Med.) See {Anthrax}, n., 3. [1913 Webster]


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  • splenic — SPLÉNIC, Ă, splenici, ce, adj. Care aparţine splinei, privitor la splină. – Din engl. spleen. Trimis de LauraGellner, 25.07.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  splénic adj. m., pl. splénici; f. sg. splénică, pl …   Dicționar Român

  • splenic — [splen′ik, splēn′ik] adj. [L splenicus < Gr splēnikos] 1. of or having to do with the spleen 2. in or near the spleen …   English World dictionary

  • splenic — gas·tro·splenic; hy·per·splenic; splenic; …   English syllables

  • splenic — adjective Etymology: Latin splenicus, from Greek splēnikos, from splēn spleen Date: 1619 of, relating to, or located in the spleen < splenic blood flow > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • splenic — /splee nik, splen ik/, adj. of, pertaining to, connected with, or affecting the spleen: splenic nerves. [1610 20; < L splenicus < Gk splenikós. See SPLEN , IC] * * * …   Universalium

  • splenic — Relating to the spleen. SYN: lienal, splenetic (1). * * * splen·ic splen ik adj of, relating to, or located in the spleen <splenic blood flow> …   Medical dictionary

  • splenic — /ˈsplɛnɪk/ (say splenik), /ˈsplinɪk/ (say spleenik) adjective of or relating to, connected with, or affecting the spleen: splenic nerves. {Latin splēnicus from Greek splēnikos} …   Australian English dictionary

  • splenic — adj. of or in the spleen. Phrases and idioms: splenic fever anthrax. Derivatives: splenoid adj. Etymology: F spleacutenique or L splenicus f. Gk splenikos (as SPLEEN) …   Useful english dictionary

  • splenic — adjective Of, related to, or located near the spleen The Liuer by the splenike branch, transferreth them to the Serjeant of the scullery the Splene …   Wiktionary

  • splénic — adj. m., pl. splénici; f. sg. splénicã, pl. splénice …   Romanian orthography

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