from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In surgery, an instrument, shaped like a scoop, for removing sand, fragments of stone, or clotted blood from the bladder during or after the operation of lithotomy.
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Cicero compared him to the Erymanthean boar, and called him the "drag-net" of Sicily, because his name resembled the word _everriculum_, a drag-net.]
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