Entoperipheral

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Entoperipheral (Physiol) Being, or having its origin, within the external surface of the body; -- especially applied to feelings, such as hunger, produced by internal disturbances. Opposed to epiperipheral.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • entoperipheral Situated or originated within the periphery or external surface of the body: specifically applied to feelings set up by internal disturbances: opposed to epiperipheral: as, hunger is an entoperipheral feeling. See extract under epiperipheral.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Entoperipheral en-tō-pe-rif′e-ral situated or originated within the periphery or external surface of the body.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Ento-, + peripheral,