|a calculus or concretion found in the stomach or intestines of certain animals, esp. ruminants, formerly reputed to be an effective remedy for poison.|
|a scrap or morsel of food left at a meal.|
pediatrics pe·di·at·rics (pē'dē-āt'rĭks)
The branch of medicine that deals with the development and care of infants and children and the treatment of their diseases.
|pediatrics (pē'dē-āt'rĭks) Pronunciation Key
The branch of medicine that deals with the care of infants and children.
The branch of medicine devoted to the study and care of children.