acalculous

adjective
acal·​cu·​lous | \ ā-ˈkal-kyə-ləs How to pronounce acalculous (audio) \

Definition of acalculous

: not affected with, caused by, or associated with gallstones an acalculous gallbladder acalculous cholecystitis

First Known Use of acalculous

1922, in the meaning defined above

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“Acalculous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/acalculous. Accessed 27 Sep. 2020.

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acalculous

adjective
acal·​cu·​lous | \ ā-ˈkal-kyə-ləs How to pronounce acalculous (audio) \

Medical Definition of acalculous

: not affected with, caused by, or associated with gallstones acalculous cholecystitis

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