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enthetic

[en-thet-ik] /ɛnˈθɛt ɪk/
adjective
1.
introduced from without, as diseases propagated by inoculation.
Origin
1865-1870
1865-70; < Greek enthetikós, equivalent to énthet(os) (verbid of entithénai to put in, equivalent to en- en-2 + tithénai to put) + -ikos -ic
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British Dictionary definitions for enthetic

enthetic

/ɛnˈθɛtɪk/
adjective
1.
(esp of infectious diseases) introduced into the body from without
Word Origin
C19: from Greek enthetikos, from entithenai to put in
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enthetic in Medicine

enthetic en·thet·ic (ěn-thět'ĭk)
adj.

  1. Relating to enthesis.

  2. Exogenous.

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