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1. barium

noun. ['ˈbɛriːəm'] a soft silvery metallic element of the alkali earth group; found in barite.

Synonyms

  • barium sulphate
  • barite
  • heavy spar
  • metallic element
  • barytes
  • Ba
  • atomic number 56
  • metal

Etymology

  • -ium (English)
  • -um (Latin)
  • baryta (English)
  • βαρύς (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

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Words that Rhyme with Barium Enema

Example sentences of the word barium-enema


1. Noun Phrase
The doctor may also want an abdominal X-ray or a barium enema X-ray of the colon.

2. enema

noun. ['ˈɛnəmə'] an injection of a liquid through the anus to stimulate evacuation; sometimes used for diagnostic purposes.

Synonyms

  • barium enema
  • clyster
  • colonic
  • colonic irrigation

Etymology

  • ἔνεμα (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
  • ἐνίημι (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
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