bile salt


bile salt

noun

Definition of BILE SALT

1
: a salt of bile acid
2
bile salts pl : a dry mixture of the salts of the gall of the ox used as a liver stimulant and as a laxative—called also ox bile extract, oxgall

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up bile salt? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).