entopic

[ en-top-ik ]
/ ɛnˈtɒp ɪk /

adjective Anatomy.

being or occurring in the usual place.

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Origin of entopic

< Greek éntop(os) in place (see en-2, topo-) + -ic
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British Dictionary definitions for entopic

entopic
/ (ɛnˈtɒpɪk) /

adjective

anatomy situated in its normal place or positionSee also ectopia

Word Origin for entopic

from Greek entopos in a place, from topos place
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Medical definitions for entopic

entopic
[ ĕn-tŏpĭk ]

adj.

Occurring or situated in the normal place.
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