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gut

 [gut]
2. the primordial digestive tube, consisting of the foregut, midgut, and hindgut.
chromic gut (chromicized gut) surgical gut treated with a chromic salt to increase its resistance to absorption in tissues.
surgical gut an absorbable sterile strand prepared from collagen derived from healthy mammals, used for absorbable sutures. It was originally prepared from the submucous layer of the intestines of sheep. Called also catgut.

gut

(gŭt),
1.
See also: suture. Synonym(s): intestine
2. Embryonic digestive tube.
See also: suture.
3. Abbreviated term for catgut.
See also: suture.
[A.S.]

gut

(gut)
2. the primordial digestive tube, consisting of the fore-, mid-, and hindgut.

blind gut  cecum.
chromic gut , chromicized gut surgical gut treated with a chromic salt to increase its resistance to absorption in tissues.
postanal gut  a temporary extension of the embryonic gut caudal to the cloaca.
preoral gut  Seessel's pouch.
primordial gut  archenteron.
surgical gut  catgut; an absorbable sterile strand made from collagen of a mammal; used in absorbable sutures.
tail gut  postanal g.

gut

(gŭt)
n.
a. The digestive tract or a portion thereof, especially the intestine or stomach.
b. The embryonic digestive tube, consisting of the foregut, the midgut, and the hindgut.
c. guts The bowels or entrails; viscera.
tr.v. gutted, gutting, guts
To remove the intestines or entrails of; eviscerate.

gut′ty adj.

gut

Etymology: AS, guttas
1 intestine.
2
Usage notes: (informal)
digestive tract.
3 suture material manufactured from the intestines of sheep.

gut

(gŭt)
1. Synonym(s): intestine.
2. Embryonic digestive tube.
3. Abbreviated term for catgut.
See also: suture
[A.S.]

gut

The intestine. The term is neither slang nor popular. A major gastro-enterology journal is called Gut . The term is also sometimes used as an abbreviation for CATGUT.

gut

see ALIMENTARY CANAL.

gut

1. the bowel or intestine.
2. the primitive digestive tube, consisting of the fore-, mid- and hindgut.
3. catgut.

gut-associated lymphoid tissue (GALT)
see gut-associated lymphoid tissue.
gut edema
see edema disease.
gut sweetbread
gut-tie
see pelvic hernia.
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I am humbled by the continued support of the Delegates and Members of Region II who re-elected me to serve as the Region II Director," said Besser.
Na perspectiva da psicanalise contemporanea, trabalhos sobre as representacoes mentais, especialmente em relacao a figura materna tem utilizado, em sua maioria, a contribuicao da teoria das relacoes objetais (Waniel, Priel & Besser, 2006) e da teoria do apego (Stover, Van Horn & Lieberman, 2006).
Consistent with earlier findings, Efficacy seems to measure a capacity for resilience (see Blatt, 2008; Campos, Besser, & Blatt, 2012).
Though Mexican officials said they were over the worst, Besser said the country still had significant transmission.
We are looking at our school closure guidance," Besser told reporters at a briefing Monday in Atlanta.
Besser warned that healthcare workers should take precautions when treating the sick and that CDC guidelines are available at www.
What is learned from these projects can benefit everyone because it could improve national, regional and local public health detection and response to a pandemic involving influenza," said Richard Besser, MD, Director of CDC's Coordinating Office for Terrorism Preparedness and Emergency Response.
Correa A, Gilboa SM, Besser LM, Botto LD, Moore CA, Hobbs CA, Cleves MA, Riehle-Colarusso TJ, Waller DK, Reece EA.
Despite the improvements, much work remains to be done in the preparedness arena, said Richard Besser, MD, director of CDC's Coordinating Office for Terrorism Preparedness and Emergency Response.
Da die Verbraucher jedoch immer besser uber Diaten und die entsprechenden Produkte informiert sind, haben sie realisiert, dass sie nicht vollig auf ihr Dessert verzichten mussen, wenn sie es in Massen geniessen.
Each court is Protestant and each micro-history is by definition a contribution to Literaturgeschichte, since each is examined in terms of the Hoffestbeschreibungen and panegyric texts of specific court poets--Weckherlin for Stuttgart, Besser for Berlin.