Biliary calculus
Biliary Bil"ia*ry (b[i^]l"y[.a]*r[y^]; 106), a. [L. bilis bile: cf. F. biliaire.] (Physiol.) Relating or belonging to bile; conveying bile; as, biliary acids; biliary ducts. [1913 Webster]

{Biliary calculus} (Med.), a gallstone, or a concretion formed in the gall bladder or its duct. [1913 Webster]


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  • biliary calculus — n GALLSTONE * * * gallstone …   Medical dictionary

  • biliary calculus — Pathol. gallstone. * * * …   Universalium

  • biliary calculus — gallstone, stonelike mass which forms in the gallbladder …   English contemporary dictionary

  • biliary calculus — Gall stone, bile stone …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • biliary calculus — noun : gallstone * * * Pathol. gallstone …   Useful english dictionary

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