[ per-uh-vis-er-uh l ]
/ ˌpɛr əˈvɪs ər əl /

adjective Anatomy.

surrounding or situated about the viscera.

Origin of perivisceral

First recorded in 1865–70; peri- + visceral Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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[ pĕr′ə-vĭsər-əl ]


Surrounding the viscera.
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