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visceromotor

[ vis-uh-roh-moh-ter ]
/ ˌvɪs ə roʊˈmoʊ tər /
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adjective
of or relating to the normal movements of the viscera, especially the digestive tract.
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Origin of visceromotor

First recorded in 1885–90; viscer(a) + -o- + motor
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British Dictionary definitions for visceromotor

visceromotor
/ (ˈvɪsərəʊˌməʊtə) /

adjective
physiol relating to or controlling movements of the viscera
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Medical definitions for visceromotor

visceromotor
[ vĭs′ər-ə-mōtər ]

adj.
Producing or related to movements of the viscera.
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
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