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Cholaemaa Cho*l[ae]"ma*a, n. [NL., fr. Gr. ? bile + ? blood.] (Med.) A disease characterized by severe nervous symptoms, dependent upon the presence of the constituents of the bile in the blood.
Cholagogue Chol"a*gogue, a. [Gr. ?; ? bile + ? leading, ? to lead: cf. F. cholagogue.] (Med.) Promoting the discharge of bile from the system. -- n. An agent which promotes the discharge of bile from the system.
Cholate Cho"late, n. [Gr. ? bile.] (Chem.) A salt of cholic acid; as, sodium cholate.
Glycocholate Gly`co*cho"late, n. [Glycocoll + cholic.] (Physiol. Chem.) A salt of glycocholic acid; as, sodium glycocholate.
Neo-Scholastic Ne`o-Scho*las"tic, a. Of or pert. to Neo-Scholasticism.
Saccholactate Sac`cho*lac"tate, n. [See Saccholactic.] (Chem.) A salt of saccholactic acid; -- formerly called also saccholate. [Obs.] See Mucate.
Saccholactic Sac`cho*lac"tic, a. [L. saccharon sugar + lac, lactis, milk.] (Chem.) Of, pertaining to, or designating, an acid now called mucic acid; saccholic. [Obs.]
Saccholactate Sac`cho*lac"tate, n. [See Saccholactic.] (Chem.) A salt of saccholactic acid; -- formerly called also saccholate. [Obs.] See Mucate.
Scholar Schol"ar, n. [OE. scoler, AS. sc[=o]lere, fr. L. scholaris belonging to a school, fr. schola a school. See School.] 1. One who attends a school; one who learns of a teacher; one under the tuition of a preceptor; a pupil; a disciple; a learner; a student. I am no breeching scholar in the schools. --Shak. 2. One engaged in the pursuits of learning; a learned person; one versed in any branch, or in many branches, of knowledge; a person of high literary or scientific attainments; a savant. --Shak. Locke. 3. A man of books. --Bacon. 4. In English universities, an undergraduate who belongs to the foundation of a college, and receives support in part from its revenues. Syn: Pupil; learner; disciple. Usage: Scholar, Pupil. Scholar refers to the instruction, and pupil to the care and government, of a teacher. A scholar is one who is under instruction; a pupil is one who is under the immediate and personal care of an instructor; hence we speak of a bright scholar, and an obedient pupil.
Scholarlike Schol"ar*like`, a. Scholarly. --Bacon.
Scholarly Schol"ar*ly, a. Like a scholar, or learned person; showing the qualities of a scholar; as, a scholarly essay or critique. -- adv. In a scholarly manner.
Scholastic Scho*las"tic, n. 1. One who adheres to the method or subtilties of the schools. --Milton. 2. (R. C. Ch.) See the Note under Jesuit.
Scholastic Scho*las"tic, a. [L. scholasticus, Gr. ?, fr. ? to have leisure, to give lectures, to keep a school, from ? leisure, a lecture, a school: cf. F. scholastique, scolastique. See School.] 1. Pertaining to, or suiting, a scholar, a school, or schools; scholarlike; as, scholastic manners or pride; scholastic learning. --Sir K. Digby. 2. Of or pertaining to the schoolmen and divines of the Middle Ages (see Schoolman); as, scholastic divinity or theology; scholastic philosophy. --Locke. 3. Hence, characterized by excessive subtilty, or needlessly minute subdivisions; pedantic; formal.
Scholastical Scho*las"tic*al, a. & n. Scholastic.
Scholastically Scho*las"tic*al*ly, adv. In a scholastic manner.
Scholasticism Scho*las"ti*cism, n. The method or subtilties of the schools of philosophy; scholastic formality; scholastic doctrines or philosophy. The spirit of the old scholasticism . . . spurned laborious investigation and slow induction. --J. P. Smith.
Taurocholate Tau`ro*cho"late, n. (Physiol. Chem.) A salt of taurocholic acid; as, sodium taurocholate, which occurs in human bile.

Meaning of Chola from wikipedia

- The Chola Dynasty was a Tamil thal****ocratic empire of southern India, one of the longest-ruling dynasties in world history. The earliest datable references...
- The Chola dynasty ruled southern India until the 13th century. Chola may also refer to: ITC Grand Chola Hotel, in Chennai, India Chola Sheraton, a hotel...
- Rajendra Chola I (971 CE – 1044 CE), often referred to as Rajendra the Great, and also known as Gangaikonda Chola (The Bringer of the Ganges), was a Chola Emperor...
- a Chola emperor who reigned from 985 CE to 1014 CE and was the most powerful king in south at his time chiefly remembered for reinstating the Chola power...
- period of the imperial Cholas (c. 850 CE - 1250 CE) in South India was an age of continuous improvement and refinement of Chola art and architecture. They...
- The Later Chola dynasty ruled the Chola Empire from 1070 C.E. until the demise of the empire in 1279 C. E. This dynasty was the product of decades of...
- Vijayalaya Chola was a king of South India (r. 847 – 871 CE) who founded the imperial Chola Empire. He ruled over the region to the north of the river...
- Flag of Chola or Tiger Flag (Tamil: புலி கொடி) was used by the Tamil Chola dynasty. The Tiger or Jumping Tiger was the royal emblem of the Cholas and was...
- Medieval Cholas rose to prominence during the middle of the 9th century CE and established one of the greatest empires of India. They successfully united...
- Madurantaka) was a Chola Emperor who ruled from 971 CE - 985 CE in present-day Tamil Nadu, India. According to Tiruvalangadu plates of Rajendra Chola, Madurantaka...