Tubercular
Tubercular Tu*ber"cu*lar, a. 1. Having tubercles; affected with tubercles; tubercled; tuberculate. [1913 Webster]

2. Like a tubercle; as, a tubercular excrescence. [1913 Webster]

3. (Med.) Characterized by the development of tubercles; as, tubercular diathesis. [1913 Webster]


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