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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Of or evidencing an inflammatory swelling of a lymph gland especially in the groin

Usage examples (38)
  • bubonic plague
  • I have read an account of people going crazy, in these outbreaks of so called bubonic plagues.
  • The most common type is that known as the bubonic plague which is characterized by buboes or swellings in various parts of the body.
  • PHILLIPS: Why is it called bubonic? for more
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