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Definition of "biliousness" [bil•ious•ness]

  • The state of being bilious (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "biliousness" in a sentence
  • "_, absorption by the system, are an inevitable consequence of the undue retention and fermentation of the contents of these reservoirs: a consequence, in other words, of that intestinal uncleanliness commonly called biliousness, constipation, indigestion."
  • "_Is it not true that eggs often cause "biliousness"?"
  • "The broken-down scraps of the red blood-cells, together with the toxins of the parasite, are carried to the liver and spleen to be burned up or purified in such quantities that both become congested and diseased, causing the familiar "biliousness," so characteristic of malaria."