edematous
adjective see edema

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Edematous — E*de ma*tous, or Edematose E*de ma*tose , a. (Med.) Same as {[oe]dematous}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • edematous — Marked by edema. * * * edem·a·tous or chiefly Brit oe·dem·a·tous dem ət əs adj affected with edema <an edematous patient> <an edematous lung> …   Medical dictionary

  • edematous — edema (Brit. oedema) ► NOUN ▪ an excess of watery fluid in the cavities or tissues of the body. DERIVATIVES edematous adjective. ORIGIN Greek oid ma, from oidein to swell …   English terms dictionary

  • edematous — See edema. * * * …   Universalium

  • edematous — adjective Afflicted with edema …   Wiktionary

  • edematous — adj. pertaining to an edema, pertaining to an excessive collection of fluid in body tissues …   English contemporary dictionary

  • edematous — edem·a·tous …   English syllables

  • edematous — adjective swollen with an excessive accumulation of fluid (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑dropsical • Similar to: ↑unhealthy • Derivationally related forms: ↑dropsy (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • edema — edematous /i dem euh teuhs, i dee meuh /, edematose /i dem euh tohs , i dee meuh /, adj. /i dee meuh/, n., pl. edemas, edemata / meuh teuh/. Pathol. 1. effusion of serous fluid into the interstices of cells in tissue spaces or into body cavities …   Universalium

  • Edematose — Edematous E*de ma*tous, or Edematose E*de ma*tose , a. (Med.) Same as {[oe]dematous}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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