from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Pertaining to, or composed of, glycocoll and cholic acid.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Derived from gall: used only in the following phrase.
Sorry, no etymologies found.
Steroid acids found in bile (i.e. taurocholic and glycocholic acids).
It is not unfrequently considered important to test urine for the sodium salts of the conjugate biliary acids, taurocholic and glycocholic.