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lithotrity Line breaks: lith|ot¦rity
Pronunciation: /lɪˈθɒtrɪti/

Definition of lithotrity in English:

noun

[mass noun] Surgery
A surgical procedure involving the mechanical breaking down of gallstones or other calculi.

Derivatives

lithotrite

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Pronunciation: /ˈlɪθəˌtrʌɪt/
noun

Origin

Early 19th century: from litho- 'of stone' + Latin tritor 'thing that rubs' + -y3.

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