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piles

/ (paɪlz) /
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pl n
a nontechnical name for haemorrhoids
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Word Origin for piles

C15: from Latin pilae balls (referring to the appearance of external piles)
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Medical definitions for piles

piles
[ pīlz ]

pl.n.
hemorrhoid
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