- visceral anesthesia,
- visceral arch,
- visceral cleft,
- visceral disease virus,
- visceral ganglion
Origin of visceral
Examples from the Web for visceral
The scenes between Johansson and Adam Pearson, a man with neurofibromatosis, are some of the most delicate and visceral this year.Oscars 2015: The Daily Beast’s Picks, From Scarlett Johansson to ‘Boyhood’|Marlow Stern|January 6, 2015|DAILY BEAST
JUDNICK: My reaction is so visceral that I immediately, like you, isolate myself so I can breathe.
That single chapter, the most visceral and moving part of The Power Broker, took Caro six months to research and write.‘The Power Broker’ Turns 40: How Robert Caro Wrote a Masterpiece|Scott Porch|September 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Unfortunately, this degree of visceral insight is not maintained to the end.'Fives and Twenty-Fives' Is Fiction Honed in a Combat Zone|Brian Castner|August 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But that visceral experience of the crowd as a capricious-yet-mindless entity has stayed with me ever since.The War Inside: Terrorism & Teenhood in ‘No Dawn Without Darkness’|Hugh Ryan|August 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The first traces of the urinary system become visible at about the time of the appearance of the third visceral cleft.The Works of Francis Maitland Balfour, Volume 1|Francis Maitland Balfour
Visceral commissure fairly long, except in Runcina, Lobiger and Thecosomata.
Reichert describes the similar origin in embryo of bird and mammal (pig) of three "visceral" arches.Form and Function|E. S. (Edward Stuart) Russell
The visceral arches of Fishes, especially of the Teleostei, are usually provided with a series of membrane bones.The Works of Francis Maitland Balfour, Volume III (of 4)|Francis Maitland Balfour
Ventral: Visceral peritoneum investing the Spigelian lobe and the gastro-hepatic omentum.The Anatomy of the Human Peritoneum and Abdominal Cavity|George. S. Huntington
1570s, "affecting inward feelings," from Middle French viscéral, from Medieval Latin visceralis "internal," from Latin viscera, plural of viscus "internal organ," of unknown origin. The bowels were regarded as the seat of emotion. The figurative sense vanished after 1640 and the literal sense is first recorded in 1794. The figurative sense was revived 1940s in arts criticism.