Bubonic
Bubonic Bu*bon"ic (b[-u]*b[o^]n"[i^]k), a. Of or pertaining to a bubo or buboes; characterized by buboes. [1913 Webster]

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  • bubonic — bubónic adj. m., pl. bubónici; f. sg. bubónică, pl. bubónice Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  BUBÓNIC, Ă adj. Referitor la bubon, care se manifestă printr un bubon. ♢ Ciumă (sau pestă) bubonică = ciumă (sau pestă)… …   Dicționar Român

  • bubonic — characterized by swelling in the groin, by 1795, from L. bubo (gen. bubonis) swelling of lymph glands (in the groin), from Gk. boubon groin. Bubonic plague attested by 1827 …   Etymology dictionary

  • bubonic — (1) Bad meaning bad. (2) Bad meaning good. So good, in fact, it makes you almost sick. (1) Person 1: What movie did you see tonight? Person 2: A Low Down Dirty Shame with Keenen Ivory Wayans. That movie was utterly bubonic, and I just realized… …   Dictionary of american slang

  • bubonic — (1) Bad meaning bad. (2) Bad meaning good. So good, in fact, it makes you almost sick. (1) Person 1: What movie did you see tonight? Person 2: A Low Down Dirty Shame with Keenen Ivory Wayans. That movie was utterly bubonic, and I just realized… …   Dictionary of american slang

  • bubonic — adj. Bubonic is used with these nouns: ↑plague …   Collocations dictionary

  • bubonic — adj. relating to or characterized by buboes. Phrases and idioms: bubonic plague a contagious bacterial disease characterized by fever, delirium, and the formation of buboes …   Useful english dictionary

  • bubonic — adjective see bubo …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • bubonic — /byooh bon ik, booh /, adj. Pathol. 1. of or pertaining to a bubo. 2. accompanied by or affected with buboes. [1870 75; < LL bubon (s. of bubo) BUBO + IC] * * * …   Universalium

  • bubonic — adjective Of or pertaining to buboes …   Wiktionary

  • bubonic — Relating in any way to a bubo …   Medical dictionary

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