Origin of enterology

First recorded in 1715–25; entero- + -logy
Related formsen·ter·o·log·ic [en-ter-uh-loj-ik] /ˌɛn tər əˈlɒdʒ ɪk/, en·ter·o·log·i·cal, adjectiveen·te·rol·o·gist, noun
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enterology in Medicine


  1. The branch of medicine concerned with disorders of the intestinal tract.
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