"tuberculosis" Definition

  1. n. A constitutional disease characterized by the production of tubercles in the internal organs, and especially in the lungs, where it constitutes the most common variety of pulmonary consumption.

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Position in dictionary: 103503 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n.,
Words that start with "tuberculosis": 1
Words that end with "tuberculosis": 1
Words that contain "tuberculosis": 1
Next words in dictionary: tuberculous, tuberculum, tuberiferous, tuberose, tuberosities, tuberosity, tuberous, tubeworm, tubfish, tubful
Previous words in dictionary: tuberculose, tuberculization, tuberculin, tuberculated, tuberculate, tubercular, tubercula, tubercled, tubercle, tuber

English Dictionary Definition of tuberculosis

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