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English definition of “stomach pump”

stomach pump

noun [C] uk   us  
a medical device with a long tube that is pushed down the throat to remove the contents of the stomach when someone has swallowed poisonMedical and surgical equipment
(Definition of stomach pump from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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