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liver extract

[liv-er] /ˈlɪv ər/
noun
1.
an extract of mammalian liver, especially hog or beef, for treating pernicious anemia.
Origin
1905-1910
1905-10
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British Dictionary definitions for liver extract

liver extract

noun
1.
an extract of raw mammalian liver containing vitamin B12: sometimes used to treat pernicious anaemia
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