hollow Syria, the name (not found in Scripture) given by the Greeks to the extensive valley, about 100 miles long, between the Lebanon and the Anti-Lebanon range of mountains.
[see-lee-ak] /ˈsi liˌæk/ adjective 1. . [see-lee-ak] /ˈsi liˌæk/ adjective, Anatomy. 1. of, relating to, or located in the cavity of the abdomen. /ˈsiːlɪˌæk/ adjective 1. of or relating to the abdomen 2. a person who suffers from coeliac disease /ˈsiːlɪˌæk/ adjective 1. (anatomy) the usual US spelling of coeliac adj. 1660s, from Latin coeliacus, […]
- Coeliac disease
noun 1. a chronic intestinal disorder caused by sensitivity to the protein gliadin contained in the gluten of cereals, characterized by distention of the abdomen and frothy and pale foul-smelling stools
[see-luh m] /ˈsi ləm/ noun, plural coeloms, coelomata [si-loh-muh-tuh] /sɪˈloʊ mə tə/ (Show IPA). Zoology. 1. the body cavity of higher metazoans, between the body wall and intestine, lined with a mesodermal epithelium. /ˈsiːləʊm; -ləm/ noun 1. the body cavity of many multicellular animals, situated in the mesoderm and containing the digestive tract and other […]
[see-luh-meyt, si-loh-mit] /ˈsi ləˌmeɪt, sɪˈloʊ mɪt/ adjective 1. having a . noun 2. a coelomate animal. n. 1883, from Coelomata (1877), from Modern Latin neuter plural of coelomatus, from Greek koilomat- “hollow, cavity,” from PIE root *kel- (see cell).