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bariatrics

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noun plural but singular in construction bar·iat·rics \ˌbar-ē-ˈa-triks\

Medical Definition of bariatrics

  1. :  a branch of medicine that deals with the treatment of obesity

bariatric

\-trik\play adjective

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