Gastrointestinal



[gas-troh-in-tes-tuh-nl] /ˌgæs troʊ ɪnˈtɛs tə nl/

adjective, Anatomy.
1.
of, relating to, or affecting the stomach and intestines.
/ˌɡæstrəʊɪnˈtɛstɪnəl/
adjective
1.
of or relating to the stomach and intestinal tract
adj.

1831, from gastro- + intestinal.

gastrointestinal gas·tro·in·tes·ti·nal (gās’trō-ĭn-těs’tə-nəl)
adj.

Abbr. GI Relating to the stomach and the intestines.

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