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Cystick

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Cy'stick. adj. [from cyst, a bag.] Contained in a bag.

The bile is of two sorts; the cystick, or that contained in the gall-bladder, which a fort of repository for the gall; or the hepatick, or what flows immediately from the liver. Arbuthnot on Aliments.

Sources: Arbuthnot, John (227)

Attributes: Adjective (426)

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Cite this page: Johnson, Samuel. "Cystick." A Dictionary of the English Language: A Digital Edition of the 1755 Classic by Samuel Johnson. Edited by Brandi Besalke. Last modified: January 26, 2014. http://johnsonsdictionaryonline.com/?p=14227.


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