noun, plural mes·en·ter·ies.Anatomy.
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Origin of mesentery
OTHER WORDS FROM mesenterymes·en·ter·ic, adjectivein·ter·mes·en·ter·ic, adjectivepost·mes·en·ter·ic, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for mesentery
And his evidence is express that “in every case they have been sad examples of the influence of mesenteric disease.”The Science of Fairy Tales|Edwin Sidney Hartland
He was aware of the existence of the lacteals, and their anatomical relation to the mesenteric glands.History of the Intellectual Development of Europe, Volume I (of 2)|John William Draper
There were four perforations of the small intestines, and the mesenteric artery was wounded.
One of his contributions to medical literature is the first accurate description of typhoid, or, as he calls it, mesenteric fever.A History of Science, Volume 4(of 5)|Henry Smith Williams
The intestines were found filled with gases, and the mesenteric blood vessels filled with blood.Barium, A Cause of the Loco-Weed Disease|Albert Cornelius Crawford