choleresis

[ kō′lə-rēsĭs ]

n.

The secretion of bile by the liver into the gallbladder.

Nearby words

  1. cholera,
  2. cholera infantum,
  3. cholera morbus,
  4. choleraic,
  5. choleraic diarrhea,
  6. choleretic,
  7. choleric,
  8. choleriform,
  9. cholerine,
  10. choleroid


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