- antrum of stomach
- a. pyloricum.
Medical dictionary. 2011.
Medical dictionary. 2011.
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antrum — [ antrəm] noun (plural antra trə) Anatomy 1》 a natural chamber or cavity in a bone. 2》 the pyloric end of the stomach. Derivatives antral adjective Origin C19: from L., from Gk antron cave … English new terms dictionary