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choleretic

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adjective cho·le·ret·ic \ˌkō-lə-ˈret-ik, ˌkäl-ə-\

Medical Definition of choleretic

  1. :  promoting bile secretion by the liver <choleretic action of bile salts>


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choleretic

noun cho·le·ret·ic

Medical Definition of choleretic

  1. :  a choleretic agent


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