[ koh-lon-ik, kuh- ]
/ koʊˈlɒn ɪk, kə- /
of or relating to the colon.
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British Dictionary definitions for colonic
/ (kəˈlɒnɪk) /
- anatomy of or relating to the colon
- med relating to irrigation of the colon for cleansing purposes
med irrigation of the colon by injecting large amounts of fluid high into the colona high colonic
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Word Origin and History for colonic
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