bariatric

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek βαρύς (barús, heavy) + Ancient Greek ἰατρός (iatrós, doctor) + -ic

Adjective[edit]

bariatric (not comparable)

  1. Referring to the branch of medicine bariatrics, the treatment of obesity and weight problems.
    Gastric bypass surgery is a form of bariatric surgery.

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