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gallbladder

noun gall·blad·der \ˈgl-ˌbla-dər\

medical : the organ in the body in which bile from the liver is stored

Full Definition of GALLBLADDER

:  a membranous muscular sac in which bile from the liver is stored
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First Known Use of GALLBLADDER

1676
GALLBLADDER Defined for Kids

gallbladder

noun gall·blad·der \ˈgl-ˌbla-dər\

Definition of GALLBLADDER for Kids

:  a small sac in which bile from the liver is stored
Medical Dictionary

gallbladder

noun gall·blad·der \ˈgl-ˌblad-ər\

Medical Definition of GALLBLADDER

:  a membranous muscular sac in which bile from the liver is stored—called also cholecyst

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