Definition of Vesica

1. Noun. A distensible membranous sac (usually containing liquid or gas).

Exact synonyms: Bladder
Specialized synonyms: Gall Bladder, Gallbladder, Urinary Bladder
Generic synonyms: Sac
Derivative terms: Bladdery, Vesical

Definition of Vesica

1. n. A bladder.

2. n. A bladder.

Definition of Vesica

1. Noun. (anatomy) A bladder, especially the urinary bladder or the gall bladder. ¹

2. Noun. The vesica piscis or oval aureole in mediaeval painting ¹

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Definition of Vesica

1. a bladder [n -CAE] : VESICAL [adj] - See also: bladder

Medical Definition of Vesica

1. A bladder. Vesica piscis. [L, dish bladder. A glory, or aureole, of oval shape, or composed of two arcs of circles usually represented as surrounding a divine personage. More rarely, an oval composed of two arcs not representing a glory; a solid oval, etc. Origin: L. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Vesica

very low density lipoprotein
very low frequency
very much
very much like
very poorly drained soil
very softly
very special episode
very special episodes
very well
vesica (current term)
vesica biliaris
vesica fellea
vesica urinaria
vesical calculus
vesical diverticulum
vesical fistula
vesical gland
vesical haematuria
vesical lithotomy
vesical plexus
vesical reflex

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