entero-


a combining form meaning “intestine,” used in the formation of compound words: enterology.
Also especially before a vowel, enter-.

Origin of entero-

< Greek, combining form of énteron intestine
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British Dictionary definitions for entero-

entero-

before a vowel enter-


combining form

indicating an intestineenterovirus; enteritis

Word Origin for entero-

from New Latin, from Greek enteron intestine
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Medicine definitions for entero-

entero-


pref.

Intestine:enteritis.
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