Biliprasin Bil`i*pra"sin, n. [L. bilis bile + prasinus green.] (Physiol.) A dark green pigment found in small quantity in human gallstones. [1913 Webster]

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  • biliprasin — bil·i·pra·sin (bil″ĭ praґsin) [bili + Gr. prasinos green] a green bile pigment found in gallstones …   Medical dictionary

  • bile pigment — n any of several coloring matters (as bilirubin or biliverdin) in bile * * * any of the coloring matters of the bile, such as bilirubin, biliverdin, bilicyanin, bilifuscin, bilihumin, biliprasin, and choleprasin …   Medical dictionary

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