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lithontriptic

lithontriptic


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Lithontriptic  \Lith`on*trip"tic\,  a.  [Gr.  li`qos,  acc.  ?,  a 
  stone  +  ?  to  rub,  grind:  cf  F.  lithontriptique.]  (Med.) 
  Having  the  quality  of  or  used  for  dissolving  or  destroying 
  stone  in  the  bladder  or  kidneys;  as  lithontriptic 
  forc['e]ps.  --  n.  A  lithontriptic  remedy  or  agent,  as 
  distilled  water.