noun (used with a singular verb)
HEED THE VOX POPULI, AND TAKE THIS WORD OF THE DAY QUIZ!
OTHER WORDS FROM bariatricsbar·i·at·ric, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for bariatric
So how did Christie pull off bariatric surgery without the media catching on?Chris Christie’s Weight Loss: The Lap-Band Procedure Explained|Lizzie Crocker|May 8, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The bariatric approach was shown effective in two New England Journal of Medicine articles earlier this year (here and here).
In addition to the pills, bariatric surgery—the high-end word of stomach stapling—is proving its value.