Lithontriptic

Lith`on·trip'tic adjective [ Greek li`qos , acc. ..., a stone + ... to rub, grind: confer French lithontriptique .] (Medicine) Having the quality of, or used for, dissolving or destroying stone in the bladder or kidneys; as, lithontriptic forcéps. --
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lithontriptic

<medicine> Having the quality of, or used for, dissolving or destroying stone in the bladder or kidneys; as, lithontriptic forceps. ... A lithontriptic remedy or agent, as distilled water. ... Origin: Gr, acc, a stone + to rub, grind: cf. F. Lithontriptique. ... Source: Websters Dictionary ... (01 Mar 1998) ...
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Lithontriptic

• (n.) A lithontriptic remedy or agent, as distilled water. • (a.) Having the quality of, or used for, dissolving or destroying stone in the bladder or kidneys; as, lithontriptic forceps.
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