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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A lymph node that is inflamed and swollen because of plague or gonorrhea or tuberculosis.

Usage examples (28)
  • The swollen gland is called a "bubo" (hence the term "bubonic plague").
  • Uhu for eagle owls (they ‘makin this sound, look at the latin name bubo bubo: D)
  • Upon closer observation, the residents see the bubo on his neck.
  • He wanders now in the cities at night disguised as a large owl, bubo-bubo. for more
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