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lithiasis


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Lithiasis  \Li*thi"a*sis\,  n.  [NL.,  fr  Gr  ?,  fr  li`qos  stone.] 
  (Med.) 
  The  formation  of  stony  concretions  or  calculi  in  any  part  of 
  the  body,  especially  in  the  bladder  and  urinary  passages. 
  --Dunglison. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  lithiasis 
  n  :  the  formation  of  stones  (calculi)  in  an  internal  organ 




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