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gastric

[gas-trik] /ˈgæs trɪk/
adjective
1.
pertaining to the stomach.
Origin
1650-1660
1650-60; gastr- + -ic
Related forms
postgastric, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for post gastric

gastric

/ˈɡæstrɪk/
adjective
1.
of, relating to, near, or involving the stomach gastric pains
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Word Origin and History for post gastric
gastric
1656, from Gk. gaster (gen. gastros) "stomach," by dissimilation from gran "to gnaw, eat." Gastronomy (1814) coined 1800 in Fr. as gastronomie by Joseph de Berchoux (1762-1838) as title of poem on good living, after Gastrologia, title of a now-lost poem of antiquity, quoted by Athenaeus, from gastro- "stomach" + logos "discourse."
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post gastric in Medicine

gastric gas·tric (gās'trĭk)
adj.
Of, relating to, or associated with the stomach.

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gastric
  (gās'trĭk)   
Relating to or involving the stomach.
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post gastric in Culture

gastric definition


A descriptive term for things pertaining to the stomach.

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