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A nearly obsolete term meaning away from the intestine, said of a morbid process occurring elsewhere that would normally occur in the intestine.
[L. ab, from, + G. enteron, intestine]
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abenteric(ab-en-ter′ik) [ ab- + enteric]
Rel. to or involving organs located outside the intestines.
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