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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Resembling a type of pneumonia.

Usage examples (5)
  • Contagious pleuropneumonia is an acute contagious disease of horses manifesting itself either as a croupous pneumonia or a pleuropneumonia with complications in the form...
  • The doctors talk of the croupous form of pneumonia, and of some other form -- I do not know the difference -- but I do know that this man had a great pain in his chest,...
  • Not only did he teach at the Army and Columbian University Medical Schools, serve on examining boards, attend medical meetings, consult with other doctors when his specialized...
  • The croupous form is the most common. for more
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