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barium meal

noun [C or U] uk   /ˌbeə.ri.əm ˈmiːl/ us    /ˌber.i-/ UK ( US barium swallow [C or U])
a chemical, barium sulphate, that is swallowed by a person just before an X-ray is taken of their stomach and bowels, so that these organs can be seen clearly
Translations of “barium meal”
in Chinese (Traditional) 鋇餐…
in Chinese (Simplified) 钡餐…
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