liver

Part of speech: noun

One who lives; a dweller.

Part of speech: noun

An internal organ which secretes bile, and effects changes in the blood.

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Usage examples "liver":

  1. To his surprise the blood leaving the liver contained more sugar than that entering it. - "Makers of Modern Medicine", James J. Walsh.
  2. The renewal of the liver is the renewal of life. - "Babylonian-Assyrian Birth-Omens and Their Cultural Significance", Morris Jastrow.
  3. Nevertheless, the blanchisseuse is essentially a sober liver,- never a drunkard. - "Two Years in the French West Indies", Lafcadio Hearn.