peritonealize

[ per-i-tn-ee-uh-lahyz ]
/ ˌpɛr ɪ tnˈi əˌlaɪz /

verb (used with object), per·i·to·ne·al·ized, per·i·to·ne·al·iz·ing. Surgery.

to cover with peritoneum.

Nearby words

  1. perithyroiditis,
  2. peritomy,
  3. peritoneal cavity,
  4. peritoneal dialysis,
  5. peritonealgia,
  6. peritoneo-,
  7. peritoneocentesis,
  8. peritoneoclysis,
  9. peritoneopathy,
  10. peritoneopericardial

Also especially British, per·i·to·ne·al·ise.

Origin of peritonealize

peritoneal + -ize

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