parenteral

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Etymology[edit]

Early 20th century, from English para- ‎(beside) + Ancient Greek ἔντερον ‎(énteron, intestine) + English suffix -al.

Adjective[edit]

parenteral

  1. (medicine) Administered by some means other than oral or rectal intake, particularly intravenously or by injection.

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German[edit]

Adjective[edit]

parenteral ‎(not comparable)

  1. parenteral

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Spanish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

parenteral m, f ‎(plural parenterales)

  1. parenteral