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Dictionary Definition

bolus

Noun

1 a small round soft mass (as of chewed food)
2 a large pill; used especially in veterinary medicine

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English

Pronunciation

Noun

  1. a round mass of something, especially of chewed food in the mouth or alimentary canal
  2. a single, large dose of a drug, especially one in that form

Translations

food

Extensive Definition

Bolus can refer to:
bolus in Bosnian: Bolus (čvor)
bolus in German: Bolus
bolus in Spanish: Bolus
bolus in French: Bolus
bolus in Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Bolus
bolus in Dutch: Bolus
bolus in Simple English: Bolus

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