What does the word liver mean?

Usage examples for liver

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