celiac


celiac
/see"lee ak'/, adj. Anat.
of, pertaining to, or located in the cavity of the abdomen.
Also, coeliac.
[1655-65; < L coeliacus < Gk koiliakós of the bowels, equiv. to koilí(a) bowels (deriv. of koîlos hollow; see COEL-) + -akos -AC]

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