cholecyst

[ koh-luh-sist, kol-uh- ]
/ ˈkoʊ ləˌsɪst, ˈkɒl ə- /

noun Anatomy.

Origin of cholecyst

First recorded in 1865–70; chole- + -cyst

Related forms

cho·le·cys·tic, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for cholecystic

cholecyst

/ (ˈkɒlɪsɪst) /

noun

rare another name for gall bladder

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Medicine definitions for cholecystic (1 of 2)

cholecystic

[ kō′lĭ-sĭstĭk ]

adj.

Relating to the gallbladder.

Medicine definitions for cholecystic (2 of 2)

cholecyst

[ kōlĭ-sĭst′ ]

n.

gallbladder

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