dacryolithiasis

noun
dac·​ryo·​li·​thi·​a·​sis | \ ˌdak-rē-(ˌ)ō-li-ˈthī-ə-səs How to pronounce dacryolithiasis (audio) \
plural dacryolithiases\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce dacryolithiases (audio) \

Medical Definition of dacryolithiasis

: the formation of dacryoliths also : a condition in which dacryoliths are present

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“Dacryolithiasis.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/dacryolithiases. Accessed 22 November 2019.

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