Meaning of “stomach pump” in the English Dictionary

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"stomach pump" in British English

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stomach pumpnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈstʌm.ək ˌpʌmp/ us /ˈstʌm.ək ˌpʌmp/

a medical device with a long tube that is pushed down the throat to remove the contents of the stomach when someone has swallowed poison

(Definition of “stomach pump” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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