Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A fluid, such as gastric juice or vegetable juice, contained in or secreted by living tissue.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The expressed juice of a plant, for medicinal use.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The expressed juice of a plant, for medicinal use.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In anatomy and physiology, juice; one of certain fluid secretions of the body specified by a qualifying term.
  • n. In medicine, the extracted juice of different plants: as, succus liquoritiæ, Spanish licorice.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. any of several liquids of the body

Etymologies

New Latin, literally, juice of the intestines. (Wiktionary)

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