1. [ noun ] (anatomy,zoology) large and complicated reddish-brown glandular organ located in the upper right portion of the abdominal cavity; secretes bile; synthesizes substances involved in the clotting of the blood; synthesizes vitamin A
Related terms: internal_organ circulatory_system digestive_system venae_interlobulares_hepatis hepatic_duct hepatic_lobe common_bile_duct biliary_ductule hepatic_vein kupffer's_cell hepatic_artery
2. [ noun ] (chemistry,food) liver of an animal used as meat
Related terms: variety_meat goose_liver chicken_liver tomalley calves'_liver
3. [ noun ] a person who has a special life style

"a high liver"

Related terms: person live
4. [ noun ] someone who lives in a place

"a liver in cities"

Related terms: inhabitant dwell
Similar spelling:   livery