cholanopoiesis

noun
chol·​ano·​poi·​e·​sis | \ kə-ˌlan-ō-ˌpȯi-ˈē-səs, (ˌ)kō- How to pronounce cholanopoiesis (audio) \
plural cholanopoieses\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce cholanopoiesis (audio) \

Medical Definition of cholanopoiesis

: synthesis of cholic acid, its derivatives, or bile by the liver

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“Cholanopoiesis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/cholanopoiesis. Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

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