Definition of concretion
1 : something concreted: as a : a hard usually inorganic mass (as a bezoar or tophus) formed in a living body b : a mass of mineral matter found generally in rock of a composition different from its own and produced by deposition from aqueous solution in the rock
2 : the act or process of concreting : the state of being concreted <concretion of ideas in a hypothesis>
First Known Use of concretion
Medical Definition of concretion
: a hard usually inorganic mass (as a tophus) formed especially from mineral salts in a living body
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