cholepoiesis

noun
cho·​le·​poi·​e·​sis | \ ˌkō-lə-ˌpȯi-ˈē-səs, ˌkäl-ə- How to pronounce cholepoiesis (audio) \
plural cholepoieses\ -​ˈē-​ˌsēz How to pronounce cholepoiesis (audio) \

Medical Definition of cholepoiesis

: production of bile — compare choleresis

Other Words from cholepoiesis

cholepoietic \ -​ˌpȯi-​ˈet-​ik How to pronounce cholepoiesis (audio) \ adjective

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“Cholepoiesis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/cholepoiesis. Accessed 9 Aug. 2022.

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