yellow bile


noun

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

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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Medicine definitions for yellow bile

yellow bile


n.

choler
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