Bile

Bile or gall is a bitter-tasting, dark green to yellowish brown fluid, produced by the liver of most vertebrates, that aids the digestion of lipids in the small intestine. In humans, bile is produced continuously by the liver (liver bile), stored and concentrated in the gallbladder (gallbladder bile) and when the organism eats, is discharged into ...
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Bile

• (n.) A boil. • (n.) Bitterness of feeling; choler; anger; ill humor; as, to stir one`s bile. • (n.) A yellow, or greenish, viscid fluid, usually alkaline in reaction, secreted by the liver. It passes into the intestines, where it aids in the digestive process. Its characteristic constituents are the bile salts, and coloring matters...
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bile

<gastroenterology> A greenish-yellow fluid secreted by the liver and stored in the gallbladder. ... Bile plays an important role in the intestinal absorption of fats. Bile is secreted by the liver and contains cholesterol, bile salts and waste products such as bilirubin. Bile salts aid in the digestion of fats. Bile passes out of the liver vi...
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bile

(bīl) a clear yellow or orange fluid produced by the liver; it is concentrated and stored in the gallbladder and is poured into the small intestine through the bile ducts when needed for digestion. Bile helps in alkalinizing the intestinal contents and plays a role in the emulsification, absorption, and digestion of fat;...
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bile

gall noun a digestive juice secreted by the liver and stored in the gallbladder; aids in the digestion of fats
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Bile

[Irish legend] Bile is a character in the Lebor Gabála Érenn, a medieval Christian pseudo-history of Ireland and the Irish (or Gaels), and in the genealogies of John O`Hart based on this tradition. He is described as a king of Galicia, an ancestor of the Gaels, the son of Breogan, and the father of Milesius. The Lebor Gabála purports to ...
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Bile

Bile noun [ Latin bilis : confer French bile .] 1. (Physiol.) A yellow, or greenish, viscid fluid, usually alkaline in reaction, secreted by the liver. It passes into the intestines, where it aids in the digestive process. Its characteristic constituents are the bile salts, a...
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bile

A fluid made by the liver and stored in the gallbladder. Bile is excreted into the small intestine, where it helps digest fat.
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bile

A liver secretion that is stored and concentrated in the gallbladder and released through the common bile duct into the duodenum. It is essential for the absorption of fats.
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bile

A yellow fluid produced by the liver and stored in the gall bladder that helps in the digestion of fats.
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bile

A yellowish-green fluid produced by liver cells and stored in the gall bladder. It is released into the duodenum after a meal. The main components of bile are water, bile salts, bile pigments, and cholesterol. Bile salts act as emulsifying agents in the digestion and absorption of fats. Cholesterol ...
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bile

a yellowish-green fluid produced by the liver that aids in the digestion of fats and the excretion of toxins.
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Bile

An alkaline fluid which is secreted by the liver and stored in the gall bladder.
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Bile

Bile is a yellow, bitter, liquor, secreted from the liver stored in the gall bladder. After secretion, bile is collected by the biliary ducts, which unite to form the hepatic duct, whence it passes into the duodenum, or by the cystic duct into the gall-bladder to be retained there until required for use.
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bile

bile, bitter alkaline fluid of a yellow, brown, or green color, secreted, in man, by the liver. Bile, or gall, is composed of water, bile acids and their salts, bile pigments, cholesterol, fatty acids, and inorganic salts. In man it is stored in the gall bladder and, in response to the action of the...
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Bile

Bile: Bile is a yellow-green fluid that is made by the liver, stored in the gallbladder and passes through the common bile duct into the duodenum where it helps digest fat. The principal components of bile are cholesterol, bile salts, and the pigment bilirubin. An imbalance between these components of bile -- cholesterol, bile salts, and bilirubin ...
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bile

boil (e.g. ‘Awa an bile yer heid!’ = ‘Get lost!’)
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bile

Brownish alkaline fluid produced by the liver. Bile is stored in the gall bladder and is intermittently released into the small intestine (the duodenum), which is part of the gut, in order to help digestion. Bile contains chemicals that emulsify fats. In other words it acts to disperse fat globules into tiny droplets, which speeds up their digestio...
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bile

Fluid produced by the liver and deposited in the small intestine through the bile ducts, for the purpose of aiding the digestion of nutrients.
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Bile

Fluid produced by the liver and stored in the gall bladder. It helps the body to digest fat.
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Bile

It is a secretion the liver in animals. It is an alkaline fluid that helps in digestion and absorption of fats.
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bile

secretion of the liver stored in the gall bladder.
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bile

Type: Term Pronunciation: bīl Definitions: 1. Yellowish-brown or green fluid secreted by the liver and discharged into the duodenum, where it aids in the emulsification of fats, increases peristalsis, and retards putrefaction; contains sodium glycocholate and sodium taurocholate, cholesterol, biliverdin, bilirubin, mucus, fat, lecithin, and ce...
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bile

[n] - a digestive juice secreted by the liver and stored in the gallbladder
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