Cholecystis
Cholecystis Chol`e*cys"tis, n. [NL., fr. Gr. ? bile + ? bladder.] (Anat.) The gall bladder. [1913 Webster]

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  • cholecystis — SYN: gallbladder. [chole + G. kystis, bladder] * * * cho·le·cys·tis (ko″lə sisґtis) vesica biliaris …   Medical dictionary

  • cholecystis — n. inflammation of the gall bladder …   English contemporary dictionary

  • cholecystis — cho·le·cys·tis …   English syllables

  • cholecystis — noun see cholecyst …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cholecystotomy — Chol e*cys*tot o*my, n. [Cholecystis + Gr. ? to cut.] (Surg.) The operation of making an opening in the gall bladder, as for the removal of a gallstone. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Gall — (g[add]l), n.[OE. galle, gal, AS. gealla; akin to D. gal, OS. & OHG. galla, Icel. gall, SW. galla, Dan. galde, L. fel, Gr. ?, and prob. to E. yellow. [root]49. See {Yellow}, and cf. {Choler}] 1. (Physiol.) The bitter, alkaline, viscid fluid found …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Gall bladder — Gall Gall (g[add]l), n.[OE. galle, gal, AS. gealla; akin to D. gal, OS. & OHG. galla, Icel. gall, SW. galla, Dan. galde, L. fel, Gr. ?, and prob. to E. yellow. [root]49. See {Yellow}, and cf. {Choler}] 1. (Physiol.) The bitter, alkaline, viscid… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Gall duct — Gall Gall (g[add]l), n.[OE. galle, gal, AS. gealla; akin to D. gal, OS. & OHG. galla, Icel. gall, SW. galla, Dan. galde, L. fel, Gr. ?, and prob. to E. yellow. [root]49. See {Yellow}, and cf. {Choler}] 1. (Physiol.) The bitter, alkaline, viscid… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Gall of the earth — Gall Gall (g[add]l), n.[OE. galle, gal, AS. gealla; akin to D. gal, OS. & OHG. galla, Icel. gall, SW. galla, Dan. galde, L. fel, Gr. ?, and prob. to E. yellow. [root]49. See {Yellow}, and cf. {Choler}] 1. (Physiol.) The bitter, alkaline, viscid… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Gall sickness — Gall Gall (g[add]l), n.[OE. galle, gal, AS. gealla; akin to D. gal, OS. & OHG. galla, Icel. gall, SW. galla, Dan. galde, L. fel, Gr. ?, and prob. to E. yellow. [root]49. See {Yellow}, and cf. {Choler}] 1. (Physiol.) The bitter, alkaline, viscid… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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