comb. form (also chol- esp. before a vowel) Med. & Chem. bile.
Etymology: Gk khole gall, bile

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  • Chole — can refer to: Chole (woreda), one of the 180 woredas in the Oromia region of Ethiopia; Chole, Ethiopia, a town in that woreda. Chole, cooked or uncooked chickpeas Chole masala, see chana masala Chole , meaning bile Chole or choly, medical slang… …   Wikipedia

  • chole — Chole, ou Cole, Ire, courroux, cholere, {{t=g}}kholê,{{/t}} id est, ira, fel, bilis. Il est en chaude chole, id est, Il est en son ire, Ira percitus. Ne faire pas correction de chaude chole, Dare irae suae spatium …   Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • chole... — chole...   [ç ; aus griechisch chólos (auch: chole̅) »Galle«], selten auch cholo..., gewöhnlich vor Vokalen: chol..., Wortbildungselement mit der Bedeutung »Galle«, »Gallenflüssigkeit«, z. B. Cholesterin; auch als letzter Wortbestandteil… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • chole- — [kä′lə, kō′lə] [< Gr cholē, bile: see CHOLERA] combining form bile, gall [cholesterol, choline]: also, before a vowel, chol …   English World dictionary

  • Chole — f Spanish: pet form of SOLEDAD (SEE Soledad) …   First names dictionary

  • chole — early (13–14th c.) form of chowl, jowl …   Useful english dictionary

  • chole- — a combining form meaning bile, gall, used in the formation of compound words: cholesterol. Also, esp. before a vowel, chol . [comb. form of Gk cholé bile; akin to CHLOR 1] * * * …   Universalium

  • cholé- — chol(é) ♦ Élément, du gr. kholê « bile » (cf. Colère, mélancolique). chol(é) élément, du grec kholê, bile . chol ou cholé ❖ ♦ Élément, du grec kholê « …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • chole... — cho|le..., Cho|le..., seltener cholo..., Cholo..., vor Vokalen meist chol..., Chol... <aus gr. chole̅, chólos »Galle«> Wortbildungselement mit der Bedeutung »Galle, Gallenflüssigkeit«, z. B. Cholämie, Cholelith, Cholostase …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • chole- — aff. a combining form meaning “bile,”“gall”: cholecyst[/ex] Also, esp. before a vowel,chol Etymology: < Gk, comb. form of cholḗ bile …   From formal English to slang

  • chole- — combining form see chol …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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