colic artery n.
[kol-uh-sin] /ˈkɒl ə sɪn/ noun, Pharmacology. 1. any bacteriocin produced by certain strains of Escherichia coli and having a lethal effect on strains other than the producing strain. colicin col·i·cin (kŏl’ĭ-sĭn, kō’lĭ-) n. Any of various antibacterial proteins produced by certain strains of the colon bacillus that are lethal to other closely related strains of […]
[kol-uh-sin-uh-juh n, -jen] /ˌkɒl əˈsɪn ə dʒən, -ˌdʒɛn/ noun 1. any bacterium that produces a .
[kol-ik] /ˈkɒl ɪk/ Pathology, Veterinary Pathology noun 1. paroxysmal pain in the abdomen or bowels. adjective 2. pertaining to or affecting the colon or the bowels. /ˈkɒlɪkɪ/ adjective 1. relating to or suffering from colic /ˈkɒlɪk/ noun 1. a condition characterized by acute spasmodic abdominal pain, esp that caused by inflammation, distention, etc, of the […]
[kol-ik-root, -roo t] /ˈkɒl ɪkˌrut, -ˌrʊt/ noun 1. either of two North American plants, Aletris farinosa or A. aurea, of the lily family, having small yellow or white flowers in a spikelike cluster and a reputed to relieve . 2. any of certain other plants having reputed to cure . 3. the blazing star, Liatris […]