Viscera meaning

vĭs'ər-ə
Viscera is defined as the internal human organs, particularly the intestines.

An example of a viscera is the large intestine.

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The soft internal organs of the body, especially those contained within the abdominal and thoracic cavities.
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The intestines.
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The internal organs of the body, esp. of the thorax and abdomen, as the heart, lungs, liver, kidneys, intestines, etc.
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The intestines.
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The soft internal organs of the body, especially those contained within the abdominal and thoracic cavities.
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The intestines.
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The soft internal organs of the body, especially those contained within the abdominal and thoracic cavities.
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Plural form of viscus Collectively, the internal organs of the body, especially those contained within the abdominal and thoracic cavities, such as the liver, heart, or stomach.
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Origin of viscera

  • Latin vīscera pl. of vīscus
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition