Definition of hobnail liver in English:

hobnail liver

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(also hobnailed liver)


A liver having many small knobbly projections due to cirrhosis.
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  • Her hobnailed liver barely sustained her life.
  • Men may earn a hobnail liver by the constant, steady use of alcoholic drink taken systematically, so as always to keep within the limits of intoxication.

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Pronunciation: ˈpəNGktəm
a small, distinct point