adverb see peritoneum

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • peritoneally — See peritoneal. * * * …   Universalium

  • peritoneally — adv. by the peritoneum (membrane surrounding the abdominal cavity) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • peritoneally — peri·to·ne·al·ly …   English syllables

  • peritoneally — adverb see peritoneal …   Useful english dictionary

  • peritoneum — noun (plural peritoneums or peritonea) Etymology: Middle English, from Late Latin, from Greek peritonaion, neuter of peritonaios stretched around, from peri + teinein to stretch more at thin Date: 15th century the smooth transparent serous… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • peritoneum — peritoneal, adj. peritoneally, adv. /per i tn ee euhm/, n., pl. peritoneums, peritonea / tn ee euh/. Anat. the serous membrane lining the abdominal cavity and investing its viscera. [1535 45; < LL, var. sp. of peritonaeum < Gk peritónaion, n. use …   Universalium

  • intraperitoneally — adverb Within or into the peritoneal cavity The test substance was injected intraperitoneally. See Also: peritoneally …   Wiktionary

  • intraperitoneally — in·tra·peritoneally …   English syllables

  • tra — in·tra·bi·on·tic; in·tra·cartilaginous; in·tra·cav·i·tar·i·ly; in·tra·cav·i·tary; in·tra·cellular; in·tra·cerebral; in·tra·cervical; in·tra·chordal; in·tra·cisternal; in·tra·city; in·tra·coastal; in·tra·company; in·tra·continental;… …   English syllables

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