from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Variant of celiac.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Relating to the abdomen, or to the cavity of the abdomen.
  • adj. Abbreviation of coeliac disease; used attributively.
  • n. Someone who has coeliac disease.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. of or in or belonging to the cavity of the abdomen


From Latin coeliacus, from Ancient Greek κοιλιακός, from κοιλία ("belly"). (Wiktionary)


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