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cholecystagogue

noun cho·le·cys·ta·gogue \ ˌkō-lə-ˈsist-ə-ˌgäg, ˌkäl-ə- \

medical Definition of cholecystagogue

: an agent (as cholecystokinin) that causes the gallbladder to discharge bile

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