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1. Of, relating to, or resembling the liver.
2. Acting on or occurring in the liver.
A drug that acts on the liver.
[Middle English epatik, from Old French hepatique, from Latin hēpaticus, from Greek hēpatikos, from hēpar, hēpat-, liver; see yē̆kwr̥ in Indo-European roots.]
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1. (Anatomy) of or relating to the liver
2. (Botany) botany of or relating to the liverworts
3. (Colours) having the colour of liver
4. (Pharmacology) obsolete any of various drugs for use in treating diseases of the liver
5. (Plants) a less common name for a liverwort
[C15: from Latin hēpaticus, from Greek hēpar liver]
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1. of, pertaining to, or acting on the liver.
2. liver-colored; dark reddish brown.
3. belonging or pertaining to the liverworts.n.
4. a liverwort.
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Relating to the liver.
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Relating to the liver.
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|Noun||1.||hepatic - any of numerous small green nonvascular plants of the class Hepaticopsida growing in wet places and resembling green seaweeds or leafy mosses|
hornwort - liverworts with slender hornlike capsules
class Hepaticae, class Hepaticopsida, Hepaticae, Hepaticopsida - liverworts: comprises orders Anthocerotales; Jungermanniales; Marchantiales; Sphaerocarpales
|Adj.||1.||hepatic - pertaining to or affecting the liver; "hepatic ducts"; "hepatic cirrhosis"|
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a. hepático-a, rel. al hígado;
___ coma → coma ___;
___ duct → ducto ___;
___ lobes → lóbulos o subdivisiones ___ -s;
___ veins → venas ___.
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