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bile

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Human, Biology
bilebile /baɪl/ noun [uncountable] 🔊 🔊 1 HBHa bitter green-brown liquid formed in the liver, which helps you to digest fats2 ANGRY literary anger and hatred
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bileThis pattern will continue until the regurgitation of bile causes hepatocellular damage.Therefore, there is a back-up of bile into the sinusoids and an overflow into the blood.Daniel wanted to call out his shock, but the incoherent cry turned in his throat into a spurt of stomach bile.These findings suggested that bile and taurodeoxycholic acid directly inhibited ileal motor activity.Whole bile samples were collected anaerobically and into sterile tubes.
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