Achylous A*chy"lous, a. [Gr. ? without juice.] (Physiol.) Without chyle. [1913 Webster]

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  • achylous — adjective see achylia * * * achylous, a. Phys. (əˈkaɪləs) [f. Gr. ἄχυλ ος without juice + ous.] Without chyle. Syd. Soc. Lex …   Useful english dictionary

  • achylous — adjective Without chyle …   Wiktionary

  • achylous — 1. Lacking in gastric juice or other digestive secretions. 2. Having no chyle. [G. achylos, without juice] …   Medical dictionary

  • achylous — achy·lous …   English syllables

  • achylia — noun The lack or reduced production of gastric juices in any part of the digestive tract. Syn: achylia gastrica See Also: achylous …   Wiktionary

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