cholic acid

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n cholic acid an insoluble crystalline acid present in bile
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Cholic acid (Chem) a complex organic acid found as a natural constituent of taurocholic and glycocholic acids in the bile, and extracted as a resinous substance, convertible under the influence of ether into white crystals.
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