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hepatic

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1hepatic

adjective he·pat·ic \hi-ˈpa-tik\

Definition of HEPATIC

:  of, relating to, affecting, associated with, supplying, or draining the liver <a hepatic complaint> <hepatic arteries>

Origin of HEPATIC

Latin hepaticus, from Greek hēpatikos, from hēpat-, hēpar
First Known Use: 1599

2hepatic

noun

Definition of HEPATIC

:  liverwort

First Known Use of HEPATIC

1900

hepatic

adjective he·pat·ic \hi-ˈpat-ik\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of HEPATIC

:  of, relating to, affecting, or associated with the liver <hepatic injury> <hepatic insufficiency>

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