"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.

Dictionary Stats for "tuberculosis"

Position in dictionary: 103503 of 111710 words.
Word Types: 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

Definition of tuberculosis

See all english dictionary definitions, the word type, and other useful information for the word "tuberculosis". The definition of the word "tuberculosis" is pulled from the 1913 edition of Webster's Unabridged Dictionary. The meaning of this word, and other stats related to "tuberculosis", including the position in the dictionary, the number of words that contain, start and end with, and stats related to this word are also extracted from this dictionary version.