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1. liver

noun. ['ˈlɪvɝ'] large and complicated reddish-brown glandular organ located in the upper right portion of the abdominal cavity; secretes bile and functions in metabolism of protein and carbohydrate and fat; synthesizes substances involved in the clotting of the blood; synthesizes vitamin A; detoxifies poisonous substances and breaks down worn-out erythrocytes.

Synonyms

  • arteria hepatica
  • hepatic vein
  • circulatory system
  • hepatic duct
  • vena hepatica
  • bile duct
  • internal organ
  • gastrointestinal system
  • hepatic artery
  • cardiovascular system
  • viscus
  • Kupffer's cell
  • systema digestorium
  • hepatic lobe
  • digestive system
  • biliary ductule
  • systema alimentarium
  • venae interlobulares hepatis

Antonyms

  • loser
  • unemotional person
  • worker
  • extrovert

Etymology

  • -er (English)
  • -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • lifer (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • live (English)
  • liven (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Liver Fluke

  • rebuke
  • produc
  • dubuque
  • farouk
  • baruch
  • stueck
  • steuck
  • spook
  • puke
  • glueck
  • dziuk
  • brueck
  • wouk
  • tuk
  • souk
  • nuke
  • muecke
  • luque
  • luick
  • luecke
  • luc
  • louque
  • leuck
  • kueck
  • kook
  • juke
  • hoock
  • fuke
  • duque
  • duke

Example sentences of the word liver-fluke


1. Noun Phrase
However, deer don’t seem particularly bothered by infestations of the same liver fluke.

2. Noun Phrase
Human liver flukes are parasitic worms called trematodes.

3.
Noun Phrase
Infection with
liver flukes may cause episodic fevers.

4.
Noun Phrase
Fevers also occur if the
liver fluke**s cause obstruction of the biliary system.

2. liver

noun. ['ˈlɪvɝ'] liver of an animal used as meat.

Synonyms

  • variety meat
  • organs
  • goose liver
  • calf's liver
  • chicken liver
  • calves' liver

Antonyms

  • nonreligious person
  • follower
  • bad guy
  • partisan

Etymology

  • -er (English)
  • -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • lifer (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • live (English)
  • liven (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. fluke

noun. ['ˈfluːk'] flat bladelike projection on the arm of an anchor.

Synonyms

  • projection
  • ground tackle
  • flue

Etymology

  • floc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. liver

noun. ['ˈlɪvɝ'] a person who has a special life style.

Synonyms

  • someone
  • soul
  • person
  • individual
  • somebody

Antonyms

  • female
  • juvenile
  • fat person
  • pessimist

Etymology

  • -er (English)
  • -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • lifer (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • live (English)
  • liven (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. fluke

noun. ['ˈfluːk'] a stroke of luck.

Synonyms

  • good fortune
  • serendipity
  • fortune
  • good luck

Etymology

  • floc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. liver

noun. ['ˈlɪvɝ'] someone who lives in a place.

Synonyms

  • dweller
  • habitant
  • indweller
  • denizen

Antonyms

  • member
  • good guy
  • smoker
  • resident

Etymology

  • -er (English)
  • -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • lifer (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • live (English)
  • liven (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. liver

adjective. ['ˈlɪvɝ'] having a reddish-brown color.

Synonyms

  • liver-colored
  • colored
  • colorful

Antonyms

  • stranger
  • introvert
  • withholder
  • male

Etymology

  • -er (English)
  • -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • lifer (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • live (English)
  • liven (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. fluke

noun. ['ˈfluːk'] either of the two lobes of the tail of a cetacean.

Synonyms

  • blower
  • tail
  • cetacean

Antonyms

  • middle
  • beginning
  • head
  • obverse

Etymology

  • floc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. fluke

noun. ['ˈfluːk'] a barb on a harpoon or arrow.

Synonyms

  • harpoon

Etymology

  • floc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. fluke

noun. ['ˈfluːk'] parasitic flatworms having external suckers for attaching to a host.

Synonyms

  • schistosome
  • blood fluke
  • Fasciolopsis buski
  • class Trematoda
  • Fasciola hepatica
  • Trematoda
  • flatworm
  • trematode
  • liver fluke
  • platyhelminth

Antonyms

  • bad luck
  • misfortune
  • good luck
  • success

Etymology

  • floc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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