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Related / Similar Words: genus Icterus, jaundice, icterus

 

Definition:
  • type genus of the Icteridae;
  • yellowing of the skin and the whites of the eyes caused by an accumulation of bile pigment (bilirubin) in the blood; can be a symptom of gallstones or liver infection or anemia;

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    Hyponyms: jaundice of the newborn, physiological jaundice of the newborn, icterus neonatorum, kernicterus

     

    Member Meronyms: Icteridae, family Icteridae

     

    Derivational Morphology: jaundice

     

     
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