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post·pran·di·al

(pōst-pran'dē-ăl),
After a meal.
Synonym(s): postcibal
[L. prandium, breakfast]

postprandial

/post·pran·di·al/ (-pran´de-al) occurring after a meal.

postprandial

after a meal.

postprandial

adjective Occurring after a meal.

postprandial

Postcibal adjective After a meal, eating

post·pran·di·al

(pōst-pran'dē-ăl)
Following a meal.
Synonym(s): postcibal.
[L. prandium, breakfast]

postprandial

After a meal.

Postprandial

After eating or after a meal.
Mentioned in: Hypoglycemia

postprandial

after a meal, e.g. postprandial medication

postprandial (pōstpran´deəl),

adj after having eaten.

postprandial

after eating. Called also postcibal.

postprandial alkaline tide
see postprandial alkaline tide.
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The impact of post-prandial hyperglycaemia (PPH) on diabetes management.
After a 12-hour washout period at the end of the study, post-prandial blood sugar was evaluated by giving subjects 75 grams of glucose using an Oral Glucose Tolerance Test (OGTT).
Post-prandial plasma ammonia concentrations were not significantly different among fish intubated diets containing 1.
In children, non-acid reflux is more likely to occur during feeding and the first post-prandial hour (Mousa and others 2005b).
Recent reports have suggested that post-prandial "hyperglycemic spikes" seen in diabetic patients may contribute to the onset of cardiovascular complications (Diabetes 2005;54:1-7).
I gaze in post-prandial horror at the few remaining scraps on my plate.
Many clinical studies have indicated that if Fibersol-2 is ingested together with a meal that it moderates post-prandial rises in blood glucose levels and saves insulin secretion.
B & B can be a great post-prandial potion served neat, perhaps in a snifter, and I have one friend who drinks B & B & B--B & B with extra brandy added--but when this liqueur is employed as a cocktail ingredient it's usually best to start out using it sparingly lest its herbal flavors take over the whole drink.
Late afternoon of Assumption, a holiday layered with faces and pages and facets of (largely) this Hexagone: nuns in white habits who sang a cappella, Le Thoronet's ruins behind them sky-domed, or the nine-o'clock mass which was washed in the filtered light Matisse's windows poured down the pews, dramas in Vence, below, held for post-prandial gossip-fests.
Not the post-prandial digestive drink but the wonderful fishing town on the Moray Firth for Winnie Ewing's retirement bash.
But all we had to look forward to for our post-prandial (now there's a good Latin word) education and entertainment was a double session of rugby.

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