Definition of gastrointestinal in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌɡastrəʊɪnˈtɛstɪn(ə)l/
Pronunciation: /ˌɡastrəʊɪntɛsˈtʌɪn(ə)l/


Relating to the stomach and the intestines: ginger soothes the gastrointestinal tract gastrointestinal disorders
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  • Long-term use may increase your risk of gastrointestinal or urinary tract bleeding.
  • Secondly, mothers could have misreported respiratory infection and gastrointestinal disorders.
  • Firstly, we controlled for antecedents of upper gastrointestinal disorders, including dyspepsia.

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