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Definition 1: a main organ that is situated inside the body - [noun denoting body]

Synonyms for viscus in the sense of this definition

(viscus is a kind of ...) a fully differentiated structural and functional unit in an animal that is specialized for some particular function

(... is a kind of viscus ) internal organs collectively (especially those in the abdominal cavity)

"`viscera' is the plural form of `viscus'"

(... is a kind of viscus ) an organ that separates waste substances from the blood and discharges them

(... is a kind of viscus ) 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

(... is a kind of viscus ) the hollow muscular organ located behind the sternum and between the lungs; its rhythmic contractions move the blood through the body

"he stood still, his heart thumping wildly"

(... is a kind of viscus ) an enlarged and muscular saclike organ of the alimentary canal; the principal organ of digestion

(... is a kind of viscus ) any organ involved in the process of respiration

(... is a kind of viscus ) the part of the alimentary canal between the stomach and the anus

(... is a kind of viscus ) the caudal part of the alimentary canal in vertebrate embryos

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