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viscera

 [vis´er-ah] (L.)
plural of viscus.

vis·cer·a

(vis'ĕr-ă),
Plural of viscus.
Synonym(s): vitals (1)

viscera

/vis·ce·ra/ (vis´er-ah) plural of viscus.

viscera

(vĭs′ər-ə)
pl.n.
1. The soft internal organs of the body, especially those contained within the abdominal and thoracic cavities.
2. The intestines.

viscera

[vis′ərə] sing. viscus
Etymology: L, viscus, internal organs
the internal organs enclosed within a body cavity, including the abdominal, thoracic, pelvic, and endocrine organs.

vis·cer·a

(vis'ĕr-ă)
Plural of viscus.
Synonym(s): vitals.

viscera

Organs within a body cavity, especially digestive organs. The singular form of the word is viscus.

viscera

the internal organs of the body cavity.

Viscera

Any of the body's organs located in the chest or abdomen.

viscera (visˑ·er·),

n internal organs enclosed within the cavity of the body, such as the thoracic, abdominal, endocrine, and pelvic organs.

vis·cer·a

(vis'ĕr-ă)
Plural of viscus.

viscera (vis´ərə),

n.pl (
sg viscus), the internal organs enclosed within a body cavity, primarily the abdominal organs.

viscera

[L.] plural of viscus.
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It was said, too, that an answering hiss came from the vitals of the shipmaster, as if a snake were actually lurking there and had been aroused by the call of its brother reptile.
Horrible love--horrible antipathy--embracing one another in his bosom, and both concentrating themselves upon a being that had crept into his vitals or been engendered there, and which was nourished with his food, and lived upon his life, and was as intimate with him as his own heart, and yet was the foulest of all created things
This insinuating personage once crept into the vitals of my great grandfather and dwelt there many years, tormenting the old gentleman beyond mortal endurance.
I have struggled with my love to the utmost, and have endeavoured to conceal a fever which preys on my vitals, and will, I hope, soon make it impossible for me ever to offend you more.
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