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visceral

adjective uk   /ˈvɪs.ər.əl/ us    /-ɚ-/

visceral adjective (EMOTIONAL)

literary based on deep feeling and emotional reactions rather than on reason or thought: visceral hatred/excitement His approach to acting is visceral rather than intellectual.

visceral adjective (INSIDE BODY)

specialized relating to the large organs inside the body, including the heart, stomach, lungs, and intestines
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