of or derived from taurocholic acid.
noun, Chemistry. 1. an acid, C 26 H 45 NO 7 S, occurring as a sodium salt in the bile of carnivorous animals, which on hydrolysis yields taurine and cholic acid. taurocholic acid tau·ro·cho·lic acid (tôr’ō-kō’lĭk, -kŏl’ĭk) n. A crystalline acid involved in the emulsification of fats and occurring as a sodium salt in the […]
noun 1. the art or technique of bullfighting. noun 1. the art or act of bullfighting
noun, genitive Tauri [tawr-ahy] /ˈtɔr aɪ/ (Show IPA), for 1. 1. Astronomy. the Bull, a zodiacal constellation between Gemini and Aries, containing the bright star Aldebaran. 2. Astrology. the second sign of the zodiac: the fixed earth sign. a person born under this sign, usually between April 20th and May 20th. noun 1. a mountain […]
- Taurus mountains
plural noun 1. a mountain range in S Turkey, parallel to the Mediterranean coast: crossed by the Cilician Gates; continued in the northeast by the Anti-Taurus range. Highest peak: Kaldi Dağ, 3734 m (12 251 ft)