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gravel

 [grav´el]
calculus occurring in small particles.

grav·el

(grav'ĕl),
Small concretions, usually of uric acid, calcium oxalate, or phosphates, formed in the kidney and passed through the ureter, bladder, and urethra.
Synonym(s): urocheras (1) , uropsammus (1)
[M.E., fr. O.Fr.]

gravel

/grav·el/ (grav´'l) calculi occurring in small particles.

gravel

(grăv′əl)
n.
Medicine The sandlike granular material of urinary calculi.

grav·el

(grav'ĕl)
Small concretions, usually of uric acid, calcium oxalate, or phosphates, formed in the kidney and passed through the ureter, bladder, and urethra.
[M.E., fr. O.Fr.]

Gravel

The debris which is formed from a fragmented kidney stone.
Mentioned in: Lithotripsy

gravel

calculus occurring in small particles.
References in classic literature ?
The first questions are always to be asked, and the wisest doctor is gravelled by the inquisitiveness of a child.
She raked out the fire that was blazing in the kitchen, and spread the coals in the gravelled yard.
Brooke, it must be confessed, felt rather gravelled.