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gravel

 [grav´el]
calculus occurring in small particles.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

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.]
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gravel

(grăv′əl)
n.
Medicine The sandlike granular material of urinary calculi.
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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.]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

Gravel

The debris which is formed from a fragmented kidney stone.
Mentioned in: Lithotripsy
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Developers who testified in support of the permit said Cope Sand and Gravel's existing mineral extraction operation was "near the end of its production life." Expansion onto the adjacent property was "necessary to continue the operation," according to the written testimony from Canyon County's public hearing.
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with a shovel and water lightly to settle the gravel.
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State law requires gravel extraction companies to "reclaim" the land once they're done with mining sand and gravel - but not to restore it to its natural condition.