Adjective "Kidney" Definition and Examples




    1. Anatomy. either of a pair of bean-shaped organs in the back part of the abdominal cavity that form and excrete urine, regulate fluid and electrolyte balance, and act as endocrine glands.

    2. Zoology. a corresponding organ in other vertebrate animals or an organ of like function in invertebrates.

    3. the meat of an animal's kidney used as food.

    4. constitution or temperament: He was a quiet child, of a different kidney from his boisterous brothers.

    5. kind, sort, or


    "diseases can be kidney."

    "drugs can be kidney."

    "failures can be kidney."

    "dialysises can be kidney."