[ chawk-stohn ]
/ ˈtʃɔkˌstoʊn /
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a chalklike concretion in the tissues or small joints of a person with gout.
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Origin of chalkstone
OTHER WORDS FROM chalkstonechalkstony, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for chalkstone
/ (ˈtʃɔːkˌstəʊn) /
pathol another name for tophus
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