LIENAL

splenic, splenetic, lienal

(adjective) of or relating to the spleen

Source: WordNet® 3.1


Etymology

Adjective

lienal (not comparable)

(anatomy) Of or pertaining to the spleen.

Synonyms

see splenic

Anagrams

• lineal, nillae

Source: Wiktionary


Li*e"nal, a. Etym: [L. lien the spleen.] (Anat.)

Definition: Of or pertaining to the spleen; splenic.

Source: Webster’s Unabridged Dictionary 1913 Edition



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