cholic acid

noun
cho·​lic acid | \ˈkō-lik- \

Definition of cholic acid 

: a crystalline bile acid C24H40O5

First Known Use of cholic acid

1846, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for cholic acid

Greek cholikos bilious, from cholē

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cholic acid

noun
cho·​lic acid | \ˌkō-lik- \

Medical Definition of cholic acid 

: a crystalline bile acid C24H40O5

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