gall

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bacteria that produce crown gall disease in plants Agrobacterium tumefaciens
cynipid gall wasps, especially causing oak-apple galls Amphibolips , genus Amphibolips
cynipid gall wasps, chiefly affecting oaks Andricus , genus Andricus
branch of the hepatic artery; supplies the gall bladder and the surface of the liver arteria cystica , cystic artery
calculus formed in the gall bladder or its ducts bilestone , gallstone
gastric distress caused by a disorder of the liver or gall bladder biliousness
gall midges Cecidomyidae , family Cecidomyidae
surgical removal of the gall bladder (usually for relief of gallstone pain) cholecystectomy
inflammation of the gall bladder cholecystitis
(Yiddish) unbelievable gall; insolence; audacity chutzpa , chutzpah , hutzpah
type genus of the Cynipidae: gall wasps Cynips , genus Cynips
phase of crown gall (especially in apples) during which there is abnormal development of fine fibrous roots hairy root
order of insects including: bees; wasps; ants; ichneumons; sawflies; gall wasps; etc. Hymenoptera , order Hymenoptera
removal of the gall bladder through small punctures in the abdomen to permit the insertion of a laparoscope and surgical instruments laparoscopic cholecystectomy , lap choly
oak gall caused by larvae of a cynipid wasp oak apple
bladder, urinary or gall- vesica
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