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Definition of Bladder
BladderBladder Blad"der, n. [OE. bladder, bleddre, AS. bl?dre,
bl?ddre; akin to Icel. bla?ra, SW. bl["a]ddra, Dan. bl[ae]re,
D. blaar, OHG. bl[=a]tara the bladder in the body of animals,
G. blatter blister, bustule; all fr. the same root as AS.
bl[=a]wan, E. blow, to puff. See Blow to puff.]
1. (Anat.) A bag or sac in animals, which serves as the
receptacle of some fluid; as, the urinary bladder; the
gall bladder; -- applied especially to the urinary
bladder, either within the animal, or when taken out and
inflated with air.
2. Any vesicle or blister, especially if filled with air, or
a thin, watery fluid.
3. (Bot.) A distended, membranaceous pericarp.
4. Anything inflated, empty, or unsound. ``To swim with
bladders of philosophy.' --Rochester.
Bladder nut, or Bladder tree (Bot.), a genus of plants
(Staphylea) with bladderlike seed pods.
Bladder pod (Bot.), a genus of low herbs (Vesicaria) with
inflated seed pods.
Bladdor senna (Bot.), a genus of shrubs (Colutea), with
membranaceous, inflated pods.
Bladder worm (Zo["o]l.), the larva of any species of
tapeworm (T[ae]nia), found in the flesh or other parts
of animals. See Measle, Cysticercus.
Bladder wrack (Bot.), the common black rock weed of the
seacoast (Fucus nodosus and F. vesiculosus) -- called
also bladder tangle. See Wrack. BladderBladder Blad"der, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Bladdered; p. pr. &
vb. n. Bladdering.]
1. To swell out like a bladder with air; to inflate. [Obs.]
2. To put up in bladders; as, bladdered lard.
Meaning of Bladder from wikipedia
- The urinary bladder
, or simply bladder
, is a hollow muscular organ
and other vertebrates
that stores urine
from the kidneys before disposal
- Bladder cancer
is any of several types
of cancer arising
from the tissues
of the urinary bladder
. Symptoms include blood
in the urine, pain with urination...
- The swim bladder
, gas bladder
, fish maw, or air bladder
is an internal
to the ability
of many bony fish (but not cartilaginous...
training, also known
as scheduled voiding
re-education is urinating
at specific times
of the day. It is used as a first
- Bladder exstrophy
is a congenital anomaly
that exists along
of the exstrophy-epispadias complex, and most notably involves protrusion
tract. When it affects
the lower urinary tract
it is known
as a bladder infection
(cystitis) and when it affects
the upper urinary tract
- bladder Stress incontinence
due "a poorly functioning urethral sphincter muscle
deficiency) or to hypermobility
of the bladder
- Rarely, two or even three gallbladders
may coexist, either
as separate bladders draining
into the cystic
duct, or sharing
a common branch
- Overactive bladder
(OAB) is a condition where there
is a frequent feeling
to a degree
that it negatively affects
a person's life...
- Bladder augmentation
is a surgical alteration
of the urinary bladder
. It involves removing strips
from the intestinal tract
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