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peripheric

[ per-uh-fer-ik ]
/ ˌpɛr əˈfɛr ɪk /
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adjective
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Origin of peripheric

First recorded in 1800–10

OTHER WORDS FROM peripheric

per·i·pher·i·cal·ly, adverb
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How to use peripheric in a sentence

  • With regard to the peripheric ends of the vagi, small doses excite, large paralyse.

  • Only, it is a doctrine to whose core mere peripheric groping will never negotiate the approach.

  • The danger of alcohol in cases of peripheric neuritis, epilepsy and mental diseases, is obvious.

    Valere Aude|Louis Dechmann
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