gastrolith


gas·tro·lith

noun \ˈgas-trə-ˌlith\

Definition of GASTROLITH

:  a stone or pebble ingested by an animal and functioning to grind food in gastric digestion

First Known Use of GASTROLITH

1854

gas·tro·lith

noun \ˈga-strə-ˌlith\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of GASTROLITH

: a gastric calculus

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