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gallstone

noun [C] uk   /ˈɡɔːl.stəʊn/  us   /ˈɡɑːl.stoʊn/
a small piece of hard material that sometimes forms in the gall bladder (= an organ in the body) and can cause great pain
Translations of “gallstone”
in Chinese (Traditional) 膽(結)石…
in Chinese (Simplified) 胆(结)石…
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