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glycocholic


glycocholic


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Glycocholic  \Gly`co*chol"ic\,  a.  (Physiol.  Chem.) 
  Pertaining  to  or  composed  of  glycocoll  and  cholic  acid. 
 
  {Glycocholic  acid}  (Physiol.  Chem.),  a  conjugate  acid, 
  composed  of  glycocoll  and  cholic  acid,  present  in  bile  in 
  the  form  of  a  sodium  salt.  The  acid  commonly  forms  a 
  resinous  mass,  but  can  be  crystallized  in  long,  white 
  needles.