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splenic

[splee-nik, splen-ik] /ˈspli nɪk, ˈsplɛn ɪk/
adjective
1.
of, pertaining to, connected with, or affecting the spleen:
splenic nerves.
Origin
1610-1620
1610-20; < Latin splēnicus < Greek splēnikós. See splen-, -ic
Related forms
postsplenic, adjective
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  • splenic marginal zone lymphoma affects the spleen, blood, and bone marrow.
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splenic

/ˈsplɛnɪk; ˈspliː-/
adjective
1.
of, relating to, or in the spleen
2.
having a disease or disorder of the spleen
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splenic in Medicine

splenic splen·ic (splěn'ĭk)
adj.
Of, in, near, or relating to the spleen.

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