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taurocholic

[tawr-uh-koh-lik, -kol-ik]
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adjective Chemistry.
  1. of or derived from taurocholic acid.

Origin of taurocholic

1855–60; tauro- + cholic
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Historical Examples

  • Taurocholic acid is found only in small quantities in ox-gall and has no important effect on the colors.

    The Progress of the Marbling Art

    Josef Halfer