[klis-ter] /ˈklɪs tər/

noun, Medicine/Medical.
an enema.
(med) a former name for an enema

from French clystère (Old French clistre, 13c.) or directly from Latin clyster, from Greek klyster, from klyzein “to wash out” (see cloaca).

clyster clys·ter (klĭs’tər)
An enema.


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