Origin of visceral
OTHER WORDS FROM visceralvis·cer·al·ly, adverbnon·vis·cer·al, adjectiveun·vis·cer·al, adjective
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How to use visceral in a sentence
Instead, it boils down to a more basic, visceral, “us-versus-them” kind of partisanship that’s very difficult for a single politician to undo.
Unlike belly fat, visceral fat is “metabolically active,” says endocrinologist Reshmi Srinath, director of the Weight and Metabolism Management Program at Mount Sinai Hospital.
It’s visceral fat, however, that you should be concerned about.
It prompts your body to build lean muscle and shrink visceral fat more effectively than a slow-burn endurance workout.
With that spotlight comes the visceral fear that they could be next.Female founders under fire: Are women in the startup world being unfairly targeted?|Maria Aspan|December 3, 2020|Fortune
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
Inevitably, the old visceral “hands-on” flying skills, no longer much employed by pilots, have atrophied like an unused limb.Flight 8501 Poses Question: Are Modern Jets Too Automated to Fly?|Clive Irving|January 4, 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
With that tape, we “knew” what had happened in a far more visceral, powerful way than words alone could convey.
There was no true cohesion, no depth, nothing except a web of surface reactions, stretched across automatic visceral movements.Warm|Robert Sheckley
The pleuro-peritoneal cavity is first distinctly formed at a time when only two visceral clefts are present.
The visceral clefts necessarily divide it into separate parts.
The embryo from which the section was taken possessed five visceral clefts, but no trace of external gills.
In the region of the head it exhibits on each side a slight bulging outwards, the rudiment of the first visceral cleft.