enterelcosis en·ter·el·co·sis (ěn’tər-əl-kō’sĭs)
Ulceration of the intestine.
[en-ter] /ˈɛn tər/ verb (used without object) 1. to come or go in: Knock before you enter. 2. to be admitted into a school, competition, etc.: Some contestants enter as late as a day before the race. 3. to make a beginning (often followed by on or upon): We have entered upon a new phase […]
[en-ter-ik] /ɛnˈtɛr ɪk/ adjective 1. of or relating to the ; intestinal. noun 2. enterics, Bacteriology. . /ɛnˈtɛrɪk/ adjective 1. intestinal adj. “pertaining to the intestines,” 1869, from Greek enterikos “intestinal,” first used in this sense by Aristotle, from entera (plural; singular enteron) “intestines,” from PIE *enter-, comparative of *en “in” (see inter-). enteric en·ter·ic […]
- Enteric coated tablet
enteric coated tablet n. A tablet coated with a substance to delay release of the medication until the tablet has passed through the stomach and into the intestine.
noun, Pathology. 1. (def 1). noun 1. another name for typhoid fever enteric fever n.