colonic
I. adjective Date: 1884 of or relating to the colon of the intestine II. noun Date: 1939 irrigation of the colon ; enema

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  • colonic — adj. of or pertaining to the colon. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • colonic — colónic adj. m., pl. colónici; f. sg. colónică, pl. colónice Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic …   Dicționar Român

  • colonic — 1906, from COLON (Cf. colon) (2) + adj. ending IC (Cf. ic) …   Etymology dictionary

  • colonic — ► ADJECTIVE Anatomy ▪ relating to or affecting the colon …   English terms dictionary

  • colonic — Relating to the colon. * * * co·lon·ic kō län ik, kə adj of or relating to the colon colonic n ENEMA (1) see HIGH COLONIC * * * co·lon·ic (ko lonґik) 1. pertaining to the colon; colic. 2 …   Medical dictionary

  • colonic — I noun a water enema given to flush out the colon • Syn: ↑colonic irrigation • Hypernyms: ↑enema, ↑clyster • Hyponyms: ↑high colonic II …   Useful english dictionary

  • colonic — 1. adjective Of, relating to, affecting or within the colon. 2. noun colonic irrigation …   Wiktionary

  • colonic — co|lon|ic [kəˈlɔnık US ˈla: ] adj 1.) relating to the ↑colon 2.) colonic irrigation the practice of washing someone s ↑colon with water, which is believed to make them more healthy …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • colonic — /koh lon ik, keuh /, adj. Anat. 1. of or pertaining to the colon. n. 2. an enema. [1905 10; COLON2 + IC] * * * …   Universalium

  • colonic — co|lon|ic [ kə lanık ] adjective MEDICAL relating to your COLON …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

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