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Enter/o is a combining form that refers to the “intestine”. 

Example Word: gastro/enter/itis 

Word Breakdown: Gastr is a word root for “stomach”, enter is a word root for “intestine”, -itis is a suffix that pertains to “inflammation”. 

Definition: Gastroenteritis is inflammation of both the stomach and intestines which is usually caused by an infection.