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vesica

noun [C] specialized
anatomy uk   /ˈves.ɪ.kə/ us   (plural vesicae /ˈves.ɪ.kiː/ ) the bladder (= the organ where urine is stored in the body) or the gallbladder (= the organ connected the liver that stores bile)
medical a structure in the body that is shaped like a bag and contains fluid
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