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Wordnet 3.0


1. relating to or containing bile;
[syn: bilious, biliary]

2. relating to the bile ducts or the gallbladder;

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Biliary \Bil"ia*ry\ (b[i^]l"y[.a]*r[y^]; 106), a. [L. bilis bile: cf. F. biliaire.] (Physiol.) Relating or belonging to bile; conveying bile; as, biliary acids; biliary ducts. [1913 Webster] Biliary calculus (Med.), a gallstone, or a concretion formed in the gall bladder or its duct. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

biliary adj 1: relating to or containing bile [syn: bilious, biliary] 2: relating to the bile ducts or the gallbladder