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Meaning of ENTRAILS

Pronunciation:  'entreylz

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  internal organs collectively (especially those in the abdominal cavity); "`viscera' is the plural form of `viscus'"
 

ENTRAILS is a 8 letter word that starts with E.

 

 Synonyms: innards, viscera
 
 See Also: internal organ, viscus

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\En"trails\, n. pl. [F. entrailles, LL. intralia,
intranea, fr. interaneum, pl. interanea, intestine,
interaneus inward, interior, fr. inter between, among,
within. See {Internal}.]
1. The internal parts of animal bodies; the bowels; the guts;
   viscera; intestines.

2. The internal parts; as, the entrails of the earth.

         That treasure . . . hid the dark entrails of
         America.                              --Locke.

 
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 Related Terms: abdomen, anus, appendix, blind gut, bowels, brain, cecum, colon, duodenum, endocardium, foregut, giblets, gizzard, guts, heart, hindgut, innards, inner mechanism, insides, internals, intestine, intestines, inwards, jejunum, kidney, kishkes, large intestine, liver, liver and lights, lung, midgut, perineum, pluck, pump, pylorus, rectum, small intestine, spleen, stomach, stuffing, ticker, tripes, vermiform appendix, viscera, vitals, works
 

 

 

 

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