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bariatric

adjective bar·iat·ric \ˌber-ē-ˈa-trik, ˌba-rē-\

Definition of BARIATRIC

:  relating to or specializing in the treatment of obesity

Origin of BARIATRIC

bar- + -iatric
First Known Use: 1977

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