Viscus

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viscus

Origin: L, perhaps akin to E. Viscid.

(Science: anatomy) One of the organs, as the brain, heart, or stomach, in the great cavities of the body of an animal; especially used in the plural, and applied to the organs contained in the abdomen.

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