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calculous

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adjective cal·cu·lous \ˈkal-kyə-ləs\

Definition of calculous

  1. :  caused or characterized by a calculus or calculi



1605

First Known Use of calculous

1605


Medical Dictionary

calculous

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adjective cal·cu·lous \ˈkal-kyə-ləs\

Medical Definition of calculous

  1. :  caused or characterized by a calculus or calculi




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