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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Internal organs collectively (especially those in the abdominal cavity).

Usage examples (34)
  • "`viscera' is the plural form of `viscus'
  • Edema of the viscera is a most serious complication.
  • And the same is true of the other so-called viscera, which are indeed formed from the same material as the heart.
  • Most important, she uses the term viscera, which refers to the belly generally and the pregnant womb more specifically, to describe the young child. for more
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