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Liquid Body Substance

Liquid
Body
Substance
is an acrostic for lbs.

Definition of the noun liquid body substance

What does liquid body substance mean as a name of something?

noun

  1. the liquid parts of the body
    • lexical domain: Body Parts - nouns denoting body parts
    • synonyms of liquid body substance: bodily fluid / body fluid / humor / humour
    • more generic term: body substance = the substance of the body
    • more specific terms:
      • aqueous humour / aqueous humor = the limpid fluid within the eyeball between the cornea and the lens
      • vitreous humour / vitreous humor / vitreous body = the clear colorless transparent jelly that fills the posterior chamber of the eyeball
      • endolymph = the bodily fluid that fills the membranous labyrinth of the inner ear
      • perilymph = the bodily fluid that fills the space between the bony labyrinth and the membranous labyrinth of the inner ear
      • extracellular fluid / ECF = liquid containing proteins and electrolytes including the liquid in blood plasma and interstitial fluid
      • intracellular fluid = liquid contained inside the cell membranes
      • succus / juice = any of several liquids of the body
      • karyolymph = a clear liquid in the cell nucleus in which the nucleolus and chromatin and other structures are dispersed
      • milk = produced by mammary glands of female mammals for feeding their young
      • amnionic fluid / amniotic fluid / waters = the serous fluid in which the embryo is suspended inside the amnion
      • blood = the fluid (red in vertebrates) that is pumped through the body by the heart and contains plasma, blood cells, and platelets
      • blood serum / serum = an amber, watery fluid, rich in proteins, that separates out when blood coagulates
      • chyle = a milky fluid consisting of lymph and emulsified fats
      • lymph = a thin coagulable fluid (similar to plasma but) containing white blood cells (lymphocytes) and chyle
      • seminal fluid / ejaculate / semen / come / seed / cum = the thick white fluid containing spermatozoa that is ejaculated by the male genital tract
      • ink = dark protective fluid ejected into the water by cuttlefish and other cephalopods
      • secretion = a functionally specialized substance (especially one that is not a waste) released from a gland or cell
      • black bile / melancholy = a humor that was once believed to be secreted by the kidneys or spleen and to cause sadness and melancholy
      • yellow bile / choler = a humor that was once believed to be secreted by the liver and to cause irritability and anger
      • lochia = substance discharged from the vagina (cellular debris and mucus and blood) that gradually decreases in amount during the weeks following childbirth
      • suppuration / festering / purulence / sanies / ichor / pus = a fluid product of inflammation
      • cerebrospinal fluid / spinal fluid = clear liquid produced in the ventricles of the brain

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