gallbladder fossa n.
A depression lodging the gallbladder on the undersurface of the liver anteriorly, between the quadrate and the right lobes.
- Gall duct
gall duct n.
[gahl] /gɑl/ noun 1. a seaport in SW Sri Lanka. /ˈɡɔːl/ noun 1. a port in SW Sri Lanka; along with other coastal settlements, it suffered badly in the Indian Ocean tsunami of December 2004. Pop: 90 270 (2001) Former name Point de Galle
[gal-ee-as] /ˈgæl iˌæs/ noun, Nautical. 1. a fighting galley, lateen-rigged on three masts, used in the Mediterranean Sea from the 15th to the 18th centuries. /ˈɡælɪˌæs/ noun 1. (nautical) a three-masted lateen-rigged galley used as a warship in the Mediterranean from the 15th to the 18th centuries
[gawl] /gɔl/ verb (used with object) 1. to make sore by rubbing; chafe severely: The saddle galled the horse’s back. 2. to vex or irritate greatly: His arrogant manner galls me. verb (used without object) 3. to be or become chafed. 4. Machinery. (of either of two engaging metal parts) to lose metal to the […]