Word:

gallbladder

Noun1.gallbladder - a muscular sac attached to the liver that secretes bile and stores it until needed for digestion
Pronunciation: (GAWL-blah-dur)

The organ that stores the bile made in the liver. Connected to the liver by bile ducts. The gallbladder can store about 1 cup of bile. Eating signals the gallbladder to empty the bile through the bile ducts to help digest fats.

bladder, chest, pectus, thorax, vesica
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