pyloric
adjective Date: 1807 of or relating to the pylorus; also of, relating to, or situated in or near the posterior part of the stomach

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  • Pyloric — Py*lor ic, a. [Cf. F. pylorique.] (Anat.) Of, pertaining to, or in the region of, the pylorus; as, the pyloric end of the stomach. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • pyloric — Of, pertaining to, or in the region of, the pylorus; as, the pyloric end of the stomach …   Fisheries — dictionary

  • pyloric — adj …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • pyloric — py·lor·ic (pī lôrʹĭk, lōrʹ , pĭ ) adj. Of or relating to the pylorus. * * * …   Universalium

  • pyloric — adjective of, or relating to the pylorus …   Wiktionary

  • pyloric — Relating to the pylorus. * * * py·lo·ric pī lōr ik, pə , lȯr adj of or relating to the pylorus also of, relating to, or situated in or near the posterior part of the stomach …   Medical dictionary

  • pyloric — Synonyms and related words: abdominal, anal, appendical, cardiac, cecal, colic, colonic, coronary, duodenal, enteric, gastric, ileac, intestinal, jejunal, mesogastric, rectal, splanchnic, visceral …   Moby Thesaurus

  • pyloric — paɪ lɔːrɪk adj. pertaining to the pylorus, pertaining to the opening between the stomach and the duodenum (Anatomy) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • pyloric — py·lor·ic …   English syllables

  • pyloric — adjective relating to or near the pylorus • Pertains to noun: ↑pylorus • Derivationally related forms: ↑pylorus …   Useful english dictionary

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