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yellow bile

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noun

one of the four elemental bodily humors of medieval physiology, regarded as causing anger; choler.

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Origin of yellow bile

First recorded in 1880–85
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British Dictionary definitions for yellow bile

yellow bile

noun

archaic one of the four bodily humours, choler
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Medical definitions for yellow bile

yellow bile

n.

choler
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