bile duct

noun

Definition of bile duct

:a duct by which bile passes from the liver or gallbladder to the duodenum

First Known Use of bile duct

1774


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bile duct

noun

medical Definition of bile duct

:a duct by which bile passes from the liver or gallbladder to the duodenum

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