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Meaning of GALLBLADDER

Pronunciation:  'gol`bladur

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a muscular sac attached to the liver that secretes bile and stores it until needed for digestion
 

GALLBLADDER is a 11 letter word that starts with G.

 

 See Also: bladder, chest, pectus, thorax, vesica

 

 

Medical Dictionary
 
 Definition: The pear-shaped organ that sits below the liver. Bile is concentrated and stored in the gallbladder.
 
Biology Dictionary
 
 Definition: The small, sac-like, bile-storing organ connected to the main bile duct of the liver.
 

 

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