spleen englannista suomeksi
In vertebrates, including humans, a ductless vascular gland, located in the left upper abdomen near the stomach, which destroys old blood cells, removes debris from the bloodstream, acts as a reservoir of blood, and produces lymphocytes.
*(RQ:Shakespeare Venus and Adonis)
- Brief as the lightning in the collied night; That, in a spleen, unfolds both heaven and Earth
Melancholy; hypochondriacal affections.
(RQ:Wordsworth The Excursio)
- There is a luxury in self-dispraise: / And inward self-disparagement affords / To meditative spleen a grateful feast.
*(RQ:Shakespeare Twelfth Night)
- T. Wentworth (long )pleen'd the Bishop