gastrolith

[ gas-truh-lith ]
/ ˈgæs trə lɪθ /

noun Pathology.

a calculous concretion in the stomach.

Nearby words

  1. gastrointestinal tract,
  2. gastrojejunocolic,
  3. gastrojejunostomy,
  4. gastrolator,
  5. gastrolienal,
  6. gastrolithiasis,
  7. gastrologic,
  8. gastrology,
  9. gastrolysis,
  10. gastromalacia

Origin of gastrolith

First recorded in 1850–55; gastro- + -lith

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British Dictionary definitions for gastrolith

gastrolith

/ (ˈɡæstrəlɪθ) /

noun

pathol a stone in the stomach; gastric calculus
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Medicine definitions for gastrolith

gastrolith

[ găstrə-lĭth′ ]

n.

A pathological concretion formed in the stomach.gastric calculus

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