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  1. falcula - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      falcula (fal'-ku-lah) [dim. of falx. a sickle]. The falx cerebelli.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      fal'cula [L. dim. of falx.'] Falx cerebelli.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      fal'cula [L. dim. of falx.'] Falx cerebelli.
  2. far-sight - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      far-sight. Hypermetropia, hyperopia, presbyopia.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      far-sight. Hypermetropia, hyperopia, presbyopia.
  3. faradism - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      far'adism. Faradic (induction) electricity.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      far'adism. Faradic (induction) electricity.
  4. faradization - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      faradiza'tion. The therapeutic application of the faradic, or induced, electrical current.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      faradization (far"ad-iz-a'shun). The employment of the induced electrical current. «-eneral f. The methodical f. of the general surface of the body, beginning with the back and ending with the neck and head, one electrode being usually applied to the feet. far"adopunc'ture. Puncture with a needle
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      faradiza'tion. The therapeutic application of the faradic, or induced, electrical current.
  5. farcy - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      farcy (far'-se) [farcire, to stuff]. The form of
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      far'cy [L. farcire, to stuff.] A form of equinia in which the cutaneous lesions predominate, f. bud, f. butt'on, farcinoma, one of a number of nodules formed along the course of the subcutaneous lymphatics in cases of equinia. f. oil the yellowish, viscid discharge from f.-buds f. pipe, a hard cord in the skin in chronic glanders, resulting from induration of a lymphatic vessel.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      far'cy [L. farcire, to stuff.] A form of equinia in which the cutaneous lesions predominate, f. bud, f. butt'on, farcinoma, one of a number of nodules formed along the course of the subcutaneous lymphatics in cases of equinia. f. oil the yellowish, viscid discharge from f.-buds f. pipe, a hard cord in the skin in chronic glanders, resulting from induration of a lymphatic vessel.
  6. farfara - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      farfara (far'far-ah) [L. farfarus, coltsfoot.] (N.F.) Coltsfoot leaves, tussilago leaves, the dried leaves of Tussilago farfara; employed chiefly in domestic practice in the treatment of bronchitis in dose of 5i (4.0), or in infusion, or as candy.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      farfara (far'far-ah) [L. farfarus, coltsfoot.] (N.F.) Coltsfoot leaves, tussilago leaves, the dried leaves of Tussilago farfara; employed chiefly in domestic practice in the treatment of bronchitis in dose of 5i (4.0), or in infusion, or as candy.
  7. fascioliasis - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      fascioliasis (fas-e-o-li'-as-is) [fasciola, a small bandage]. A term employed for distomiasis, or dislomatosis.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      fascioliasis (fas-e-o-li'as-is). Infection of the organism with Fasciola hepatica.
  8. fasciotomy - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      fasciotomy [fash-I-ot'o-ml) [L. fascia + G. totni, incision.] Incision through a fascia.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      fasciotomy (fas-e-pt'o-me) {fascia + Gr. rknvtut to cut]. Surgical incision and division of a fascia.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      fasciotomy [fash-I-ot'o-ml) [L. fascia + G. totni, incision.] Incision through a fascia.
  9. fastidium - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      fastidium (fas-tid'-e-um) [L., "a loathing"]. A loathing for food or drink.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      fastidium (fas-tid'e-um). Repugnance to food.
  10. fatigability - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      fatigabil'ity [L. fatigare, to tire, + habilitas, aptitude.] Condition in which fatigue is easily induced.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      fatigability (fat-ig-ab-il'it-e). Easily susceptible to fatigue.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      fatigabil'ity [L. fatigare, to tire, + habilitas, aptitude.] Condition in which fatigue is easily induced.
  11. faucial - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      faucial (faw'-se-al) [fauces]. Pertaining to the fauces.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      faucial (faw'shal). Relating to the fauces.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      faucial (faw'se-al). Pertaining to the fauces.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      faucial (faw'she-al). Pertaining to the fauces.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      faucial (faw'shal). Relating to the fauces.
  12. faucitis - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      faucitis (faw-si'(se')tis). Inflammation of the fauces.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      faucitis (faw-si'tis). Inflammation of the fauces.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      faucitis (faw-si'(se')tis). Inflammation of the fauces.
  13. faveolate - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      faveolate (fav-e'-o-lal) [favus]. Favose, honeycombed; same as alveolate.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      fave'olate. Pitted.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      faveolate (fav-e'o-lat) [L. favc'olus, from fa'tus honeycomb]. Honeycombed; alveolate.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      fave'olate. Pitted.
  14. faveolus - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      faveolus (fav-e'-o-lus) [favus; pi., faveoli], A pit or cell like that of the honeycomb.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      fave'olus [L. dim. of favits, honeycomb.] A small pit or depression.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      fave'olus [L. dim. of favits, honeycomb.] A small pit or depression.
  15. febricity - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      febricity (fe'-brisl-tl) Feverishness.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      febricity (fe-bris'it-e). Feverishness; the quality of being febrile.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      febricity (fe'-brisl-tl) Feverishness.
  16. febricula - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      febricula (feb-rik'-H-lah) [febris]. A slight fever of short duration, most frequently encountered among children.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      febric'ula [L. dim. of febris, fever.] Simple continued fever; a mild fever of short duration, of indefinite origin, and without any distinctive pathology.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      febricula (fe-brik'u-lah). Slight and brief fever, septic f. A mild form of septicemia. [Lat.. dim. of fcbris, fever.]
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      febricula (fe-brik'u-Iah) [L.]. A slight or temporary attack of fever.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      febric'ula [L. dim. of febris, fever.] Simple continued fever; a mild fever of short duration, of indefinite origin, and without any distinctive pathology.
  17. febrifugal - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      febrifugal (fe-brif-u-gal) [febris, fever; fugare, to dispel]. Removing or dispelling fever.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      febrifugal. Febrifuge (i).
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      febrifugal. Preventing or reducing fever.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      febrifugal (fe-hrif'u-gal) [L. fe'bris fever + fuga're to put to flight]. Dispelling or relieving fever.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      febrifugal. Febrifuge (i).
  18. fecaloid - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      fecaloid (fe'-kal-oid) [fax; tl&ot, likeness]. Resembling feces.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      fe'caloid [G. eidos, resemblance.] Resembling feces.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      fecaloid (fek'a-loid). Resembling fecal matter.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      fe'caloid [G. eidos, resemblance.] Resembling feces.
  19. fermental - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      fermental (fur-ment'-al). Endowed with capacity to produce fermentation.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      fermen'tal. Relating to a ferment.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      fermental (fer-men'tal). Pertaining to or arising from a ferment.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      fermen'tal. Relating to a ferment.
  20. fermentum - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      fermentum (fer-men'tum). Latin for yeast.
  21. ferralia - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      ferralia (fer-a'-U-ah) [ferrum, iron]. Medicinal preparations of iron.
  22. ferratin - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      ferratin (ferf-at-in). A chemical compound of iron and albumin, introduced as identical with the organic iron component of food. It is used in anemia and malnutrition. Dose 7$ gr. (0.5 Gm.) 3 times daily. f.f Schmiedeberg's, a nuclein in combination with iron contained in liver. Syn., Zaleski's hepatin.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      fer'ratin. i. An organic iron compound stored in the tissues of the body. a. An artificially prepared albuminate of iron said to be identical with the iron of the tissues; a reddish brown powder; recommended especially in acute anemia in doses of gr. 5-10 (0.3-0.6).
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      ferratin (fer'a-tin). A proprietary preparation of the iron of the blood of animals. It is a reddishbrown powder, and contains 6 per cent, of iron, and is insoluble in water and dilute acids. It is a hematinic: used in anemia and chlorosis. Maximum dose, 10-15 gr. (0.66-1 gm.).
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      fer'ratin. i. An organic iron compound stored in the tissues of the body. a. An artificially prepared albuminate of iron said to be identical with the iron of the tissues; a reddish brown powder; recommended especially in acute anemia in doses of gr. 5-10 (0.3-0.6).
  23. ferricyanogen - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      ferricyanogen (fer-i'si-an'-o-jen). A hexad radical. (FeCNa)-.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      ferricyanogen (fer"K-si-an'o-jen). A sexivalent radicle. Fei(CN)u, a compound of cyanogen and iron in the ferric state.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      ferricyanogen (fer"e-si-an'o-jen). A hexad radical, (FeC.N,)2.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      ferricyanogen (fer"K-si-an'o-jen). A sexivalent radicle. Fei(CN)u, a compound of cyanogen and iron in the ferric state.
  24. ferrocyanogen - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      ferrocyanogen (fer-o-si-on'-o-jen). A tetravalent radical, Fe(CN)i.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      ferrocyan'ogen. A quadrivalent radicle, Fe(CN),, a compound of cyanogen and iron in the ferrous state.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      ferrocyanogen (fer"o-si-an'o-jen). A tetravalent radical. FefCN),.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      ferrocyan'ogen. A quadrivalent radicle, Fe(CN),, a compound of cyanogen and iron in the ferrous state.
  25. ferrometer - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      ferrom'eter [L. ferrum, iron, + G. meiron, measure.] A device for estimating the proportion of iron in the blood.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      ferrometer (fer-om'et-er) (L. fer'rum iron -f- Gr. nir/un' measure]. An instrument for estimating the amount of iron in blood.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      ferrom'eter [L. ferrum, iron, + G. meiron, measure.] A device for estimating the proportion of iron in the blood.
  26. ferrosoferric - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      ferrosoferric (fer-o-so-fer'-ik). Containing iron as a bivalent and a trivalent radical.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      ferro'sofer'ric. Relating to a combination of a ferrous with a ferric compound.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      ferrosoferric (fer-o"so-fer'ik). Combining a ferrous with a ferric compound.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      ferro'sofer'ric. Relating to a combination of a ferrous with a ferric compound.
  27. fertilizin - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      fertilizin (fur'til-i-zin). A hypothetical substance supposed by Lillie to be the active agent in fertilization; having two side chains, one reacting with the sperm, the other with the ovum.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      fertilizin (fer'til-i-zin). A hypothetic agent which<span class=
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      fertilizin (fur'til-i-zin). A hypothetical substance supposed by Lillie to be the active agent in fertilization; having two side chains, one reacting with the sperm, the other with the ovum.
  28. fetation - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      fetation (jr-ia'-shun) [Jctus]. i. The formation of a fetus. 2. Pregnancy.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      fetation (fe-ta'shun). See gestation.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      fetation (fe-ta'shun) [L. fof Ins fetus), i. The development of the fetus. 2. Gestation or pregnancy. See under pregnancy.
  29. feveret - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      fe'veret. Febricula.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      feveret (fe-ver-ef). i. Influenza or grip. 2. Ephemeral fever.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      fe'veret. Febricula.
  30. fibrinogenic - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      fibrinogenic (fi-brin-o-jenf-ik) [fibra, a fiber; ywva.», to produce). Of the nature of fibrinogen.
  31. fibrocystic - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      fibrocystic (fi-bro-sist'-ik). Fibrous and having undergone cystic degeneration.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      fibrocys'tic. Relating to a fibrocystoma; noting a new growth which is both fibrous and cystic.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      fibrocys'tic. Relating to a fibrocystoma; noting a new growth which is both fibrous and cystic.
  32. fibrocyte - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      fibrocyte (fi'-bro-sU) [fibro-; tirm. cell). A fibrous tissue cell.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      fibrocyte (fi'bro-slt) [L. fibra, fiber, + kytos, a hollow (a cell).] Inocyte.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      fibrocyte (fi'bro-slt) [L. fibra, fiber, + kytos, a hollow (a cell).] Inocyte.
  33. fibromatosis - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      fibromatosis (fi-bro-mal-o'-sis). See fibrosis.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      fibromato'sis. A condition characterized by the occurrence of fibromata.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      fibromato'sis. A condition characterized by the occurrence of fibromata.
  34. fibrositis - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      fibrositis (fi-bro-si'-tis) [fibro-; ira, inflammation). Inflammatory hyperplasta of the white fibrous tissue such as occurs in chronic rheumatism.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      fibrositis (fi-bro-si'(se')tis) [L. fibra, fiber, + -tits.] Inositis, inflammatory hyperplasia of white fibrous tissue, as in chronic rheumatism and muscular rheumatism; interstitial myositis.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      fibrositis (fi-bro-si'(se')tis) [L. fibra, fiber, + -tits.] Inositis, inflammatory hyperplasia of white fibrous tissue, as in chronic rheumatism and muscular rheumatism; interstitial myositis.
  35. filaceous - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      filaceous (fi-la'-she-us) [filum, a thread]. Consisting of threads or thread-like fibers or parts.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      fila'ceous [L. filum, a thread.] Filamentous.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      filaceous (fi-la'shus). Made up of filaments.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      fila'ceous [L. filum, a thread.] Filamentous.
  36. filariform - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      filariform (fi-lar'i-form) [filaria + L.forma, form.] Resembling filaria or nematode worms.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      filariform (fi-lar'i-form) [filaria + L.forma, form.] Resembling filaria or nematode worms.
  37. fimbriatum - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      fimbriatum. and fornix. v., left, of heart, that upon the dorsal and left side of the heart, and which. through the aorta, forces the blood throughout the body. v. of myelon, the central canal of the spinal cord, v., pineal, one found occasionally within the pineal body; it is thepersistence of a fetal condition. v., right, of heart, that forcing the blood through the pulmonary artery into the lungs, v., terminal, the dilated portion of the central canal of the spinal cord in the filum terminate Internum. v., third, an open space between the optic thalami and extending to the base of the brain, v. Verga's, a space occasionally found between the corpus callosum and the fornix.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      fimbria'tum. Corpus fimbriatum; (i) the outer or ovarian end of the oviduct; (3) a white band on the edge of the cornu inferius of the lateral ventricle of the brain.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      fimbria'tum. Corpus fimbriatum; (i) the outer or ovarian end of the oviduct; (3) a white band on the edge of the cornu inferius of the lateral ventricle of the brain.
  38. finger-print - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      finger-print. An impression of the Inked bulb of the distal phalanx of a finger showing the configuration of the ridges, employed as a means of Identification; see Gallon's* system.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      finger-print (fing'er-print). An imprint of the cutaneous ridges of the distal phalanx of a finger: used as a means of identification.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      finger-print. An impression of the Inked bulb of the distal phalanx of a finger showing the configuration of the ridges, employed as a means of Identification; see Gallon's* system.
  39. fixateur - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      fixateur (fiks-at-er). An amboceptor.
  40. flacherie - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      flacherie (fla-sher-e') [Fr.] A microparasitic disease of silkworms.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      flacherie (flash-cr-c') [Fr.]. A disease of silkworms caused by a microparasite.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      flacherie (fla-sher-e') [Fr.] A microparasitic disease of silkworms.
  41. flat-foot - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      flat-foot. Pes planus, a foot with sunken arch, so that the entire sole is in contact with the ground; xisually associated with pes valgus.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      flat-foot. Syn.: splay-foot. A spurious valgus in which there is a depression M the inner half of the plantar arch wit! out turning out of the foot.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      flat-foot (flat'fut). A foot with a flat sole and sunken tarsus.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      flat-foot. Pes planus, a foot with sunken arch, so that the entire sole is in contact with the ground; xisually associated with pes valgus.
  42. flavescens - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      flavescens (fla-ves'senz) [L. flavcsccrc, to become yellow.] Yellowish.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      flavescens (fla-ves'enz) [L.). Yellowish.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      flavescens (fla-ves'senz) [L. flavcsccrc, to become yellow.] Yellowish.
  43. flavine - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      flavine (fla'iln). Diamino-methyl-acridinium chloride, a new antiseptic, powerful and harmless; also called ocrifluvine because it belongs to the acridin series.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      flavine (fla'ven) [L. flavus, yellow.] i. A vegetable dye of yellow color. 2. A yellow acridinc dye, preparations of which are employed as surgical antiseptics; see acrijlavine and projlavine.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      flavine (fla'vln). See acriflai-int.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      flavine (fla'ven) [L. flavus, yellow.] i. A vegetable dye of yellow color. 2. A yellow acridinc dye, preparations of which are employed as surgical antiseptics; see acrijlavine and projlavine.
  44. fleabane - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      fleabane (JJi'-Mn). See erigeron.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      flea'bane. ' Erigeron.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      fleabane (fle'ban). See Erigeron.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      flea'bane. ' Erigeron.
  45. flexile - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      flexile (flex'-it) [fcxilis, pliable]. Easily bent.
  46. flexura - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      flexura (Jleks-u'-rah) [L., a bending]. A bending or curve in an organ.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      flexu'ra [L. a bending.] i. Flexion. 2. Abend. 3. The knee, or radiocarpal articulation, of a horse or animal of similar anatomical structure, f. duode'nojejunalis [BNA], an abrupt bend in the small intestine at the junction of the duodenum and jejunum, f. perinea'lis rec'ti [BNA], anal canal, the lower or prostatic portion of the rectum, forming an anteroposterior curve with convexity forward, behind the prostate in the male. f. gacralis rec'ti [BNA]. the upper or sacrococcygeal portion of the rectum, forming an anteroposterior curve with convexity backward. f. sigmoid'ea, colon sigmoideum.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      flexura (fleks-u'rah), pi. flexufra [L.]. i. A bending or a bent part or structure. 2. The radiocarpal joint of the horse, f. duoclenojejuna'lis [B N A], duodenojejunal flexure, f. jperinea'lis rec'ti [B N A], the anal canal, f. sacra'lis rec'ti [B N A], the sacrococcygeal portion of the rectum.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      flexu'ra [L. a bending.] i. Flexion. 2. Abend. 3. The knee, or radiocarpal articulation, of a horse or animal of similar anatomical structure, f. duode'nojejunalis [BNA], an abrupt bend in the small intestine at the junction of the duodenum and jejunum, f. perinea'lis rec'ti [BNA], anal canal, the lower or prostatic portion of the rectum, forming an anteroposterior curve with convexity forward, behind the prostate in the male. f. gacralis rec'ti [BNA]. the upper or sacrococcygeal portion of the rectum, forming an anteroposterior curve with convexity backward. f. sigmoid'ea, colon sigmoideum.
  47. floccular - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      floccular (flok'-u-lar) [flocculus, a little flock of wool]. Pertaining to the flocculus.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      floccular (flok'u-lar). i. See flocculcnt. 2. Pertaining to the flocculus of the cerebellum.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      floccular (flok'u-lar). Pertaining to the flocculus.
  48. flocculus - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      flocculus (flok'-a-lus) [dim. of floccus, a flock of wool; pi., flocculi]. i. A prominent lobe of the cerebellum situated behind and below the middle cerebellar peduncleon each side of the median fissure. 2. A small flock of wool or something resembling it; a tuft, shred, or flake, f., accessory, the paraflocculus.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      floc'culus [L tuft ] i. A tuft or shred of cotton or wool or anything resembling it. 2. A small lobe of the cerebellum at the posterior border of the brachium pontis anterior to the lobulus biventer; it corresponds to the nodule of the vermis. access'ory f., an occasional small lobule of the cerebellum in the immediate neighborhood of the flocculus.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      flocculus (flok'u-lus), pi. floc'culi [L. " tuft"]. A small lobe on the lower side of either cerebellar hemisphere, accessory f., a small lobe sometimes seen near the flocculus in the inferior process of the cerebellum.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      floc'culus [L tuft ] i. A tuft or shred of cotton or wool or anything resembling it. 2. A small lobe of the cerebellum at the posterior border of the brachium pontis anterior to the lobulus biventer; it corresponds to the nodule of the vermis. access'ory f., an occasional small lobule of the cerebellum in the immediate neighborhood of the flocculus.
  49. floram - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      floram (flo'ram). Ammonium bifluorid: used in pyorrhoea alveolaris.
  50. fluidextract - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      fluidextract (flu-id-ek'-strakf). A solution of the solid principles of a vegetable drug, of such strength that i Gm. of the drug is fully represented by i Cc. of the fluidextract.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      fluidex'tract. Fluidextractum.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      fluidex'tract. Fluidextractum.
  51. foraminiferous - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      foraminiferous (fo-ram-in-if-er-us). Same as foraminated.
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      foraminiferous (for"am-in-ifer-us) [foramen + L./er're to bear]. Having foramina.
  52. foration - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      foration (fo-ra'shun) [L. foro'tio]. The actor process of trephination or boring.
  53. forcipressure - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      forcipressure (for'-se-prcsh-ur) [forceps; pressura, a pressing]. The catching the end of the divided vessel with a pair of spring-forceps, which are left on for some time for the purpose of preventing hemorrhage.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      forcipressure (for"sl-presh'ur). A method of arresting hemorrhage by compressing the artery with forceps.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      forcipressure (for'si-pres-ur). Pressure with a forceps; employed chiefly to control hemorrhage. [Lat., forceps, + pressvra, pressure.]
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      forcipressure (for'sip-resh-ur). Pressure with a forceps, chielly for the arrest of hemorrhage.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      forcipressure (for"sl-presh'ur). A method of arresting hemorrhage by compressing the artery with forceps.
  54. foulage - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      foulage (foo-lahzh') [Fr., "fulling, or pressing"]. In massage, a form of manipulation of the tissues. See fulling.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      foulage (foo-lazh') [Fr. impression.] Kneading and pressure of the muscles, constituting a form of massage,
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      foulage (foo-lahzh'). Massage in which the muscles are kneaded and pressed.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      foulage (foo-lazh') [Fr. impression.] Kneading and pressure of the muscles, constituting a form of massage,
  55. foveate - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      foveate (fo'-te-al) Ifocea]. Pitted.
  56. fragilitas - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      fragilitas (fraj-if-it-as) [L.I. Brittleness. f. crinium, an atrophjc condition of the hair in which the individual hairs split into numerous fibrils. f. ossium, abnormal brittleness of the bones.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      fragilitas (fra-jil'I-tas) [L.] Fragility, brittleness. f. crin'ium [L. gen. pi. of crinis, hair], brittleness of the hair, a condition in which the hair of the head or face tends to split or break off. f. oss'
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      fragilitas (fra-jil'I-tas) [L.] Fragility, brittleness. f. crin'ium [L. gen. pi. of crinis, hair], brittleness of the hair, a condition in which the hair of the head or face tends to split or break off. f. oss'
  57. frangula - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      frangula (Jran'-gH-lah) [L.]. The bark of Rhamnus frangula, or alder-buckthorn. The young bark is very irritant; bark at least a year old is laxative, resembling rhubarb in action, f., fluideztract of (fiuideitraclum frangula, U. S. P.). Dose 10-20 mill. (0.65-1.3 Cc.).
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      frangula (frang'gu-lah) (U.S.) The bark cf Rhamnus frangula (Frangula vulgaris). employed as a laxative or cathartic in doses of gr. 5—15 (0.3-1.0).
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      frangula (fran'gu-lah) [L.]. The laxative bark of Rham'nus fran'gula, or alder-buckthorn, which contains the glucosid frangulin. Dose of extract, 15-60 gr. (1-4 gm.); of fluidextract, 10-20 min. (0.666-1.333 C.C.).
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      frangula (frang'gu-lah) (U.S.) The bark cf Rhamnus frangula (Frangula vulgaris). employed as a laxative or cathartic in doses of gr. 5—15 (0.3-1.0).
  58. frangulin - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      frangulin (fran'-eu-tin), CmHnOio. A purgative glucoside from frangula. Dose ii~3 gr. (0.097-0.19 Gm.).
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      frangulin (fran'gu-lin). A purgative principle, C»HMO,o, from frangula. Dose, iJ-3 gr. (0.0090.108 gm.).
  59. frenal - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      frenal (fre'-nal). Relating to a frenum.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      fre'nal. Relating to any frenum.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      frenal (fre'nal). Pertaining to the frenum.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      fre'nal. Relating to any frenum.
  60. frenotomy - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      frenotomy (fre-not'o-me) [L. frte'num frenum + Gr. Toah? a cutting). The cutting of the fnenum lingua? for tongue-tie.
  61. frontoparietal - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      frontoparietal (fron-lo-pa-ri'-e-tal). Relating to the frontal and parietal bones.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      frontoparietal (frun'to-pa-ri'e-tal). Relating to the frontal and the parietal bones.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      frontoparietal (fron"to-par-i'et-al). Pertaining to the frontal and parietal bones.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      frontoparietal (frun'to-pa-ri'e-tal). Relating to the frontal and the parietal bones.
  62. frost-bite - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      frost-bite. The morbid condition of a part the result of extreme cold.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      frost-bite. Congelation; a local condition resulting from freezing of the part
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      frost-bite. Local freezing, affecting most frequently those parts which are not protected by clothing or those in which the circulation of the blood is impeded by constricting articles of wearing apparel, such as gloves and boots. It is of three degrees, according to its severity. The first is characterized by transitory hyperemia following numbness; the second by the formation of vesicles in the skin; and the third by gangrene.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      frost-bite (frawst'blt). The lesion produced by the freezing of a part.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      frost-bite. Congelation; a local condition resulting from freezing of the part
  63. fundal - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      fundal (fun'-dal) [fundus]. Pertaining to the fundus. f. placenta, a placenta normally attached near the fundus of the uterus.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      fun'dal. Relating to a fundus.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      fundal (fun'dal). Pertaining to a fundus.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      fun'dal. Relating to a fundus.
  64. fungosity - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      fungosity (fun-gos'-il-e) [fungus]. A soft excrescence.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      fungosity (fung-gosl-tl) i. A fungoid growth, i, The state of being fungous.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      fungosity (fun-gos'it-e). A fungoid growth or excrescence.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      fungosity (fung-gosl-tl) i. A fungoid growth, i, The state of being fungous.
  65. funic - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      funic (jil'-nik) [funis]. Pertaining to the funis.
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      fu'nic. Relating to the funis, or umbilical cord.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      fu'nic. Relating to the funis, or umbilical cord.
  66. funiculitis - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      funiculitis (fu-nik-u-li'-tis) [funiculus; Itis, inflammation]. Inflammation of the spermatic cord.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      funiculitis (fu-nik-u-li'(le')tis) [funiculus + G. -itis], Inflammation of a funiculus, especially of the spermatic cord, endem'ic f., cellulitis of the spermatic cord occurring endemically in Ceylon and Egypt, and probably elsewhere in the East.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      funiculitis (fu-nik-u-li'tis). Inflammation of the spermatic cord. [Lat, funiculus, 4- Gr., itis, inflammation.]
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      funiculitis (fu-nik-u-li'tis). i. Inflammation of the spermatic cord. 2. Inflammation of a column or bundle of the spinal cord or of a spinal nerveroot, endemic f., a disease occurring in Ceylon and southern India, marked by painful swelling of the spermatic cord, chills, nausea, and vomiting. The prognosis is fatal unless operation is performed.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      funiculitis (fu-nik-u-li'(le')tis) [funiculus + G. -itis], Inflammation of a funiculus, especially of the spermatic cord, endem'ic f., cellulitis of the spermatic cord occurring endemically in Ceylon and Egypt, and probably elsewhere in the East.
  67. furcal - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      furcal (furttal) [L. fur'ca fork]. Shaped like a fork; forked.
  68. furfurol - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      furfurol ( fur'fur-61). Syn.: furol. Pyromucic aldehyd, an oily liquid, OHjOCHO, one of the heterocyclic compounds, prepared by the distillation of bran, flour, sawdust, sugar, etc. f. reaction. Thired color reaction given by f. when it is brought together with anilin.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      furfurol (fur'fu rol) |L. fur'fur bran -f ofleum oil]. An oily substance, C5H,O2, from the distillation of bran, sawdust, etc. It causes convulsions and paralyses in animals.
  69. furunculous - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      furunculous (fu-rung'-kil-lus) [furunculus, a boil].
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      furunculous (fu-rung'ku-Ius). Furunctilar, relating to a boil; marked by the presence of furuncles.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      furunculous (fu-rung'ku-lus). Same as furuncular.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      furunculous (fu-rung'ku-Ius). Furunctilar, relating to a boil; marked by the presence of furuncles.
  70. furunculus - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      furunculus (ffl-rung'-ku-lus) [L.]. A furuncle. A local inflammatory affection, commonly involving a skin-gland or hair-follirle. and ending in suppuration. It begins with a painful induration, followed by swelling, suppuration of the corium and subcutaneous connective tissue, and the discharge of a central slough or core. f. anthracoides, a small carbuncle. Syn., anthracoid furuncle, f. gangraenescens, f. gangreenosus, anthrax, f. malignus, anthrax, f. orientalis, a disease marked by the successive formation of papule, tubercle, scab, and sharply circum scribed ulcer on the face, especially the cheeks and angles of the mouth. It is common along the shores of the Mediterranean Sea. Syn., Aleppo boil; Biskra-button; Delhi boil; Natal sore; Oriental boil; Pendjeh sore. f. vespajus, a large, indolent furuncle bearing a fancied resemblance to a wasp's nest from its having a number of openings through which it suppurates.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      furunculus (fu-rung'ku-lus), pi. furun'culi. Latin for boil or furuncle. See furuncle, f. onenta Us, a kind of sore endemic chiefly in Asia and Africa, and marked by the development on the face of a papule which passes successively through the stages of tubercle, scab, and circumscribed ulcer. It is caused by a protozoan parasite, termed Helcasoma tropicum, or Leishmania tropica or furunculosa. The disease has received various names, according to the locality of its occurrence, as Aleppo boil, Delhi sore, Pendjeh sore, Natal boil, Biskra button, Lahore sore, etc., but the conditions occurring under the various name* are practically one and the same disease. The condition is also known as cutaneous or dermal leishmaniasis. f. vulga'ris, carbuncle.
  71. fuscin - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      fuscin (fus'in) [L. fuscus, dusky.] The pigment of the retina.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      fuscin (fus'in) [L. fuscus, dusky.] The pigment of the retina.
  72. fustin - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      fus'tin. A yellow dye from fustic, Rhus cotinus, or Venetian sumach.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      fus'tin. A yellow dye from fustic, Rhus cotinus, or Venetian sumach.