acholia

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n acholia a condition in which little or no bile is secreted or the flow of bile into the digestive tract is obstructed
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Acholia (Med) Deficiency or lack of bile.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n acholia In pathology, deficiency or want of bile.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
NL., from Gr. ; 'a priv. + bile