Relating to the three visceral cavities: skull, thorax, and abdomen. [tri- + G. splanchnon, viscus]

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tri·splanch·nic (tri-splangkґnik) [tri- + splanchnic] pertaining to or supplying the three great body cavities and their viscera.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • Trisplanchnic — Tri*splanch nic, a. [Tri + splanchnic.] (Anat.) Of or pertaining to the three great splanchnic cavities, namely, that of the head, the chest, and the abdomen; applied to the sympathetic nervous system. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • trisplanchnic — tri·splanchnic …   English syllables

  • trisplanchnic — (ˈ)trī+ adjective Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary tri + splanchnic 1. : of or relating to the three splanchnic cavities of the head, chest, and abdomen 2. : of or relating to the sympathetic nervous system …   Useful english dictionary

  • τρισπλαγχνικό — το, Ν ανατ. το μεγάλο συμπαθητικό νεύρο. [ΕΤΥΜΟΛ. Αντιδάνεια λ., πρβλ. αγγλ. trisplanchnic < τρισ / τρι * + σπλαγχνικός] …   Dictionary of Greek

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