phytobezoar

noun

phy·​to·​be·​zoar ˌfīt-ō-ˈbē-ˌzō(ə)r How to pronounce phytobezoar (audio)
: a concretion formed in the stomach or intestine and composed chiefly of undigested compacted vegetable fiber

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“Phytobezoar.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/phytobezoar. Accessed 20 Apr. 2024.

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