[ it-air, ahy-tair ]
/ ˈɪt ɛər, ˈaɪ tɛər /

noun Anatomy.

a canal or passage.

Origin of iter

1590–1600; < Latin: journey, route, passage in the body, akin to īre to go, Hittite itar way, road Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Medicine definitions for iter

[ ītər ]


A passage leading from one anatomical part to another.

Other words from iter

iter•al (-tər-əl) adj.
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