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  1. labialism - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      labialism (la'-br-al L.»i] [labium. a lip]. The tendency to pronounce any articulate sounds as if they were labials; the addition of a labial or labiodental quality to an articulate sound.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      la'bialism. A form of stammering in which there is confusion in the use of the labial consonants.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      la'bialism. A form of stammering in which there is confusion in the use of the labial consonants.
  2. labidometer - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      labidometer (lab-id-om'-ct-rr) [Xnflii. forceps; lit n""-, a measure]. A forceps for measuring the fetal head in the pelvis.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      labidom'eter [G. labis(labid-), forceps, + melron, measure.] An attachment to the obstetrical forceps for measuring the size and curvature of the fetal head.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      labidometer (lab-id-om'ct-er) [Gr. Xo/SJs forceps -I- uiTpov measure]. A forceps-like instrument for measuring the fetal head in the forceps. Called also labimeler.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      labidom'eter [G. labis(labid-), forceps, + melron, measure.] An attachment to the obstetrical forceps for measuring the size and curvature of the fetal head.
  3. labionasal - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      labionasal (la-be-ona'-sal) [labio-; nasus, nose], Labial and nasal; pertaining to lip and nose.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      la'biona'sal [L. labium, lip, + nasus, nose.] Relating to the upper lip and the nose, or to both lips and the nose; noting a letter (m) which is both labial and nasal in the production of its sound.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      labionasal (la"be-o-na'zal). Pertaining to the Up and nose.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      la'biona'sal [L. labium, lip, + nasus, nose.] Relating to the upper lip and the nose, or to both lips and the nose; noting a letter (m) which is both labial and nasal in the production of its sound.
  4. labyrinthitis - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      labyrinthitis (lab-ir-in-thi'-tis) [labyrinth; irit, inflammation). Inflammation of the labyrinth; otitis inti'rna. 1., primary. See Voltolini's disease.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      labyrinthitis (lab-ir-in-thi'(the')tis). Inflammation of a labyrinth, especially of the internal ear, otitis interna.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      labyrinthitis (lab-ir-in-thi'(the')tis). Inflammation of a labyrinth, especially of the internal ear, otitis interna.
  5. labyrinthus - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      labyrinthus (lab-ir-in'-tlius) [L.: pi., labyrinth!]. A labyrinth.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      labyrin'thus [G. labyrinthos, a maze, an intricate system of intercommunicating passages.] Labyrinth. A term applied to several anatomical structures with numerous intercommunicating cells or canals; noting specifically the internal ear, comprising the semicircular canals, vestibule, and cochlea. 1. ethmoida'lis [BNA], ethmoidal labyrinth, lateral mass of the ethmoid bone; a mass of air-cells with thin bony walls dependent on either side from the horizontal plate; the cells are arranged in three groups, anterior, middle, and posterior, and are closed in externally by the lamina papyracea, or os planum, which forms part of the wall of the orbit. 1. membrana'ceus, [BNA], membranous labyrinth, an arrangement of communicating membranous sacs, filled with endolymph and surrounded by perilymph, lying within the cavity of the osseous labyrinth; its chief divisions are: sacculus, utriculus, ductus cochlearis, and ductus semicirculares. 1. os'aeus [BNA], osseous labyrinth, bony labyrinth, a series of cavities (cochlea, vestibule, and semicircular canals) in the petrous portion of the temporal bone which lodge the membranous labyrinth with its terminal auditory apparatus. 1. pu'bicus im'par, I. pudenda'lis, plexus pudendalis.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      labyrin'thus [G. labyrinthos, a maze, an intricate system of intercommunicating passages.] Labyrinth. A term applied to several anatomical structures with numerous intercommunicating cells or canals; noting specifically the internal ear, comprising the semicircular canals, vestibule, and cochlea. 1. ethmoida'lis [BNA], ethmoidal labyrinth, lateral mass of the ethmoid bone; a mass of air-cells with thin bony walls dependent on either side from the horizontal plate; the cells are arranged in three groups, anterior, middle, and posterior, and are closed in externally by the lamina papyracea, or os planum, which forms part of the wall of the orbit. 1. membrana'ceus, [BNA], membranous labyrinth, an arrangement of communicating membranous sacs, filled with endolymph and surrounded by perilymph, lying within the cavity of the osseous labyrinth; its chief divisions are: sacculus, utriculus, ductus cochlearis, and ductus semicirculares. 1. os'aeus [BNA], osseous labyrinth, bony labyrinth, a series of cavities (cochlea, vestibule, and semicircular canals) in the petrous portion of the temporal bone which lodge the membranous labyrinth with its terminal auditory apparatus. 1. pu'bicus im'par, I. pudenda'lis, plexus pudendalis.
  6. lacerable - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lacerable (las'-ur-a-bl) [lacerare, to tear]. Liable to become torn; capable of being torn.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      lacerable (las'ur-a-bl) [L. lacerare, to tear.] Capable of being, or liable to be, torn.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      lacerable (las'er-ab-1). Liable to become lacerated.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lacerable (las'ur-a-bl) [L. lacerare, to tear.] Capable of being, or liable to be, torn.
  7. lachesis - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lachesis (lak'-e-sis) [Xijrwu. destiny, fate]. I. A genus of venomous South American reptiles. 2. The venom of L. mutus (the bushmaster snake]), and also a homeopathic preparation of the poison.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      lachesis (lak'e-sis) [G. lachesis, destiny, fate.] The venom of Lachesis mutus, the bushmaster snake of Sonth America; employed in homeopathic practice in the treatment of septicemia, varicose veins, diphtheria with great prostration, and peritonitis, in doses from the 6th to the 3oth potency.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lachesis (lak'e-sis) [G. lachesis, destiny, fate.] The venom of Lachesis mutus, the bushmaster snake of Sonth America; employed in homeopathic practice in the treatment of septicemia, varicose veins, diphtheria with great prostration, and peritonitis, in doses from the 6th to the 3oth potency.
  8. lacinia - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lacinia (la-sinTi-ah) [L. fringe.] Fimbria. lacin'iae tu'ba, fimbriae tubas uterinse.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      lacinia (las-in'e-ah) |L. "fringe"). Same as.tfmAria.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lacinia (la-sinTi-ah) [L. fringe.] Fimbria. lacin'iae tu'ba, fimbriae tubas uterinse.
  9. lacmoid - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lacmoid (Icik'-moiil). A compound of resorcin and sodium nitrite, used in alkalimetry.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      lac'moid. Trade name of a purplish dye made from resorcin, resorcinol-blue; employed as an indicator, being turned blue by alkalies and red by acids. 1. paper, blotting paper saturated with a solution of lacmoid and dried, employed as an indicator of acidity or alkalinity in a fluid.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      lacmoid (lak'moid). A combination of sodium ni
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lac'moid. Trade name of a purplish dye made from resorcin, resorcinol-blue; employed as an indicator, being turned blue by alkalies and red by acids. 1. paper, blotting paper saturated with a solution of lacmoid and dried, employed as an indicator of acidity or alkalinity in a fluid.
  10. lactagogue - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lactagogue (lak'-tag-og). See galactagogue.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      lac'tagogue [L. lac, milk, + G. agOgos, leading.] Galactagogue.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lac'tagogue [L. lac, milk, + G. agOgos, leading.] Galactagogue.
  11. lactifuge - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lactifuge (lak'-ti/-uf) [lac; fugare, to drive away], i. Lessening the secretion of milk. 2. A drug or agent that causes a lessening in the secretion of milk
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      lactifuge (lak'tl-fOj) [L. lac(lact-), milk, + fugart. to drive away.] i. Causing the arrest of the secretion of milk. 2. An agent which arrests the secretion of milk.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lactifuge (lak'tl-fOj) [L. lac(lact-), milk, + fugart. to drive away.] i. Causing the arrest of the secretion of milk. 2. An agent which arrests the secretion of milk.
  12. lactin - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lactin (lak'-tin). See lactose.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      lac'tin. Lactose, milk-sugar.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      lactin (lak'tin). Lactose, or sugar of milk.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lac'tin. Lactose, milk-sugar.
  13. lactivorous - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lactivorous (lak-tn'-or-us) [lac; vorare, to devour). Subsisting on milk.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      lactiv'orous [L. lac(lacl-"), milk, + vorare, to devour.] Living on milk.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      lactivorous (lak-tiv'or-us) [L. lac milk + voratre to devour]. Feeding or subsisting upon milk.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lactiv'orous [L. lac(lacl-"), milk, + vorare, to devour.] Living on milk.
  14. lactoscope - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lactoscope (lak'-to-skop) [lotto-;, vtvwiiv, to examine). An instrument for estimating the proportions of water and fat-globules in milk.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      lac'toscope [L. lnt(lact-), milk, + G. skoffd, 1 view] Galactoscope.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      lactoscope (Iak'to-sk6p) [L. lac milk + Gr. atovtiv to inspect]. A device showing the proportion of cream in milk.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lac'toscope [L. lnt(lact-), milk, + G. skoffd, 1 view] Galactoscope.
  15. lactosuria - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lactosuria (lak-tos-u'-re-ah) [lactose; olpw, urine). The presence of lactose in the urine.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      lactosu'ria [lactose + G. ouron, urine.] The excretion of milk-sugar in the urine
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lactosu'ria [lactose + G. ouron, urine.] The excretion of milk-sugar in the urine
  16. lactucin - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lactucin (lak-tu'-sin) [lactuca, lettuce]. A crystallizable extractive of lettuce and of lactucarium.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      lac'tucin. A bitter principle, not a glucoside, obtained from lactucarium.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      lactucin (lak-tu'sin). A bitter principle, C ,,11,, Oi, from lactucarium: sedative. Dose, 1-5 gr. (0.066-0.333 gm.).
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lac'tucin. A bitter principle, not a glucoside, obtained from lactucarium.
  17. lacunar - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lacunar (la-ku'-nar) [lacuna], i. Pertaining to the lacunae, as lacunar tonsillitis. See tonsillitis, lacunar. 2. See valve of Vieussens.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      lacu'nar. Relating to a lacuna; noting hiatus or temporary lack of manifestation in a symptom.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      lacunar (lak-u'nar). Pertaining to or containing lacunae; of the nature of a lacuna.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lacu'nar. Relating to a lacuna; noting hiatus or temporary lack of manifestation in a symptom.
  18. ladanum - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      ladanum (lad'-an-um). The concrete gummy and resinous juice of various species of Cistus, growing in the Mediterranean region; as C. ladaniferus, C. crelicus, C. saln'folius, C. cyprius, C. ledon, and C. viUosus. It is a greenish-gray solid, of bitter taste, formerly in high esteem. It is now chiefly used in making pastils for fumigation.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      lad'anum. A resinous exudation from a shrub of Southern Europe, Cistus ladaniferus, and C. creticus, formerly employed as a stomachic and in the treatment of dysentery, and by fumigation in bronchitis.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      ladanum (lad'an-um). i. A gummy exudation from the leaves and branches of Cistus creticus, Cistus ladaniferus, and other species of Cistus. It is a stimulant expectorant, but is now used chiefly in . perfumery. 2. The genus Galeopsis (in part).
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      ladanum (Iad'an-um) [L.; Gi. \^ai-ni>|. A resin from various species of Cis'tiu: tittle used aa a medicine in civilized countries.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lad'anum. A resinous exudation from a shrub of Southern Europe, Cistus ladaniferus, and C. creticus, formerly employed as a stomachic and in the treatment of dysentery, and by fumigation in bronchitis.
  19. lagena - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      lagena (laj-e'-nah) [Xd-yi'**, a flask, bottle; pi., lagena}. The flask-like extremity of the cochlea in certain vertebrates. The third upper extremity of the scala media.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      lage'na [L. flask.] Caecum cupulare or upper blind extremity of the ductus cochlearis.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      lagena (laj-e'nah) [L. "flask"]. A part of the upper extremity of the scala media.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lage'na [L. flask.] Caecum cupulare or upper blind extremity of the ductus cochlearis.
  20. lalophobia - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      lalophobia (lal-o-fo'-be-ah) [XdXot, prattle; $60ot, fear], Stut ter-spasm, leading to or complicated with a dislike of speaking.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      lalophobia (lal-o-fo'W-ah) [G. lalia, speaking, + phobos, fear.] A morbid reluctance to speak, through fear of committing errors in pronunciation or grammar or of stuttering.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      lalophobia (la-lo-fo'be-ah) [Gr. XaXciv to babble + if-odm fear]. Morbid or extreme disUke of speaking, often associated with stuttering.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lalophobia (lal-o-fo'W-ah) [G. lalia, speaking, + phobos, fear.] A morbid reluctance to speak, through fear of committing errors in pronunciation or grammar or of stuttering.
  21. lampas - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lam'pas [Pr.] A slight inflammation and swelling of the fleshy ridges on the roof of the mouth of the horse.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      lam'pas. A disease of horses characterized by an inflammation of the mucous membrane of the hard palate just posterior to the teeth. [Fr., lampas, a disease causing intense thirst.]
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      lampas (lam'pas). A swelling of the mucous membrane that covers the hard palate and projects in a ridge immediately behind the upper incisors in horses.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lam'pas [Pr.] A slight inflammation and swelling of the fleshy ridges on the roof of the mouth of the horse.
  22. lanuginous - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lanuginous (lan-oo'jin-us). Covered with lanugo.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lanuginous (lan-oo'jin-us). Covered with lanugo.
  23. lapactic - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lapactic (lup-ak'-tik) [Xar&rtrcur, to empty]. I. Emptying; evacuant. 2. Any purgative substance.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      lapac'tic [G. lapaktikos.] Purgative, laxative.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lapac'tic [G. lapaktikos.] Purgative, laxative.
  24. lardacein - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lardacein (lar-da'-se-in) [lard]. An amyloid substance, formed in amyloid degeneration of various organs, particularly the liver, kidney, and spleen. It is a protein, but insoluble in the ordinary solvents, is not acted upon by the gastric j uice, does not readily undergo putrefaction, and gives a mahogany-brown color with iodine and a blue color with iodine and sulphuric acid.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      lardacein (lar-da'se-in). An albuminoid substance (protein), allied to keratin and elastin, said by Kekule' to be the material of waxy or amyloid degeneration.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      lardacein (lar-da'se-in). Amyloid substance; a protein found in tissues affected with amyloid degeneration. It is characterized by being insoluble in nearly all reagents, not acted upon by the gastric juice, and not readily subject to putrefaction. It gives a brown color with iodin and sulphuric acid.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lardacein (lar-da'se-in). An albuminoid substance (protein), allied to keratin and elastin, said by Kekule' to be the material of waxy or amyloid degeneration.
  25. laryngismus - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      laryngismus (lar-in-jiz'mus). A spasmodic narrowing or closure of the rima glottidis. 1. paralyt ~icu •, "roaring" in horses, due to paralysis of the recurrent laryngeal nerve. L. strid'ulus [L. stridalus, noisy], crowing convulsions, Kopp's asthma. Millar's asthma, Weichmann's asthma; a spasmodic closure of the glottis, lasting a few second?, followed by a noisy inspiration; cf. hryngili! stridulosa.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      laryngismus (lar-in-jiz'mus) [L.; Gr. \apvyytajjos a whooping]. Spasm of the larynx. 1. paralyt icua. Same as roaring. 1. strid ulus, a disease of children marked by sudden laryngeal spasm, with a crowing inspiration and the development of cyanosis. It occurs in laryngeal inflammations and as an independent disease, especially in connection with rickets.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      laryngismus (lar-in-jiz'mus). A spasmodic narrowing or closure of the rima glottidis. 1. paralyt ~icu •, "roaring" in horses, due to paralysis of the recurrent laryngeal nerve. L. strid'ulus [L. stridalus, noisy], crowing convulsions, Kopp's asthma. Millar's asthma, Weichmann's asthma; a spasmodic closure of the glottis, lasting a few second?, followed by a noisy inspiration; cf. hryngili! stridulosa.
  26. laryngofissure - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      laryngofissure (Iar-ing"go-fish'ur). Laryngofission, laryngotomy; an incision into the middle line of the larynx through the thyroid cartilage.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      laryngofissure (Iar-ing"go-fish'ur). Laryngofission, laryngotomy; an incision into the middle line of the larynx through the thyroid cartilage.
  27. laryngography - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      laryngography (lar-in-gog'raf-e) [Gr. Xdpiryf larynx + ypa.iptu' to record). The description of, the larynx.
  28. laryngoplegia - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      laryngoplegia (lar-in-go-ple/-je-ah) [laryngo-; wX»ry^. stroke). Paralysis of one or more muscles of the larynx.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      laryngoplegia (la-ring"go-ple'ji(-ah) [G. pttgl, stroke.] Laryngoparalysis, paralysis of the larynx.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      laryngoplegia (la-ring"go-ple'ji(-ah) [G. pttgl, stroke.] Laryngoparalysis, paralysis of the larynx.
  29. laryngotome - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      laryngotome (lar-in'-go-torn) [laryngo-; rop4* a cutting]. A cutting-instrument used in laryngotomy.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      laryngotome (lar-ing'go-tOm). An instrument for use in laryngotomy or for dividing strictures or bands in the larynx, dila'ting 1., an instrument with almond-shaped extremity, in which is concealed a knife, used for the intralaryngeal division of strictures and cicatricial bands.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      laryngotome (lar-ing'go-tOm). An instrument for use in laryngotomy or for dividing strictures or bands in the larynx, dila'ting 1., an instrument with almond-shaped extremity, in which is concealed a knife, used for the intralaryngeal division of strictures and cicatricial bands.
  30. laryngotracheal - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      laryngotracheal (lar-in-go-tra'-kf-ah [laryngo-; rpaxda, the windpipe]. Pertaining conjointly to thi larynx and the trachea.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      laryngotracheal (lar-ing'go-tra'ke-al). Relating to both larynx and trachea.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      laryngotracheal (lar-ing'go-tra'ke-al). Relating to both larynx and trachea.
  31. laryngotracheotomy - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      laryngotracheotomy (lar-in-go-tra-ke-ot'-o-mc) [laryngo-; trachea; To^, a cutting]. That form of tracheotomy in which the cricoid cartilage and one or more of the upper rings of the trachea are divided.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      laryngotracheotomy (lar-ing*go-tra-ke-ot'o-ml) [G. tome, incision.] An incision through the cricoid cartilage and the upper tracheal rings.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      laryngotracheotomy (lar-in"go-tra-keot'o-me). I.aryngotomy continued downward through one or more of the tracheal rings. [Gr., larygx, the larynx, + tracheia, the trachea, + tome, a cutting.]
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      laryngotracheotomy (lar-ing*go-tra-ke-ot'o-ml) [G. tome, incision.] An incision through the cricoid cartilage and the upper tracheal rings.
  32. laterad - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      laterad (lat'-er-ad) [latus, the side; ad. toward]. Toward the lateral aspect.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      lat'erad [L. lotus, side, + ad, to.] Toward the side.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      laterad (lat'er-ad). Toward a side or a lateral aspect.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lat'erad [L. lotus, side, + ad, to.] Toward the side.
  33. latissimus - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      latissimus (lat-is'-im-us) fsuperl. of latus, wide]. An adjective signifying widest. 1. colli, the platysma myoides; see under muscle. -. dorsi. See under muscle.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      latis'simus [L. superlative of latus, broad.] Broadest, a term applied to certain broad flat muscles. 1. col'li, muscutus platysma. 1. dor'si, see under musculus.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      latis'simus [L. superlative of latus, broad.] Broadest, a term applied to certain broad flat muscles. 1. col'li, muscutus platysma. 1. dor'si, see under musculus.
  34. laudanosine - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      laudanosine (law-dan1-o~sen) [XA5ajw, a gum]. CaH»NO4. A crystallizable alkaloid of opium.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      laudanosine (law'dan-o-sen). An alkaloid obtained from the mother liquor of morphine, CsiHjTNCu; it causes tetanic convulsions.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      laudanosine (law'dan-o-sen). An alkaloid obtained from the mother liquor of morphine, CsiHjTNCu; it causes tetanic convulsions.
  35. lavandula - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      lavandula (hir-tin'-du-lah). See lavender
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      lavan'dula. Lavender, the dried flowers of Lammdula angustifolia, a shrub of southern Europe; employed as a perfume, and sometimes as a poultice for the relief of colic and neuralgia.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lavan'dula. Lavender, the dried flowers of Lammdula angustifolia, a shrub of southern Europe; employed as a perfume, and sometimes as a poultice for the relief of colic and neuralgia.
  36. lavation - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lavation (lav-a'-shun) [lavare, to wash]. Lavage.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      lavation (la-va'shun) [L. lava'tio]. Same as Image.
  37. lavement - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lavement (Idv'-ment) [lavare, to wash), i. A wash; the act of washing. 2. A clyster or enema.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      lavement (lav'ment). Same as lavage.
  38. lectual - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lectual (leK-ti-ol) \lectus. a bed). Pertaining to a bed or couch. 1. disease, a disease that conmits- one to bed.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      lectual (lek'tu-al) [L. lectua'Ks; l---'i-. bed]. Pertaining to a bed or couch.
  39. leishmaniosis - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      leishmaniosis (llsh-man-e-o'sis). Any disease due to infection with species of Leishmania. dermal 1., oriental sore. See furuncuhsis orientalis. infantile 1. See infantile kala-azar, under kalaazar. naso-oral 1., espundia.
  40. lemon-balm - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lem'on-balm. Melissa.
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      lemon-balm (lem'un-bahm). See Melissa.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lem'on-balm. Melissa.
  41. leontiasis - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      leontiasis (U~on-tir-as-is) [Xta*. a lion]. A lion-like appearance of the face, seen in leprosy, elephantiasis, and leontiasis ossea. 1. ossea, 1. ossium an overgrowth of the bones of the face, through which the features acquire a lion-like appearance. Syn., megalocephaly.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      leontiasis (le-on-ti'a-sis) [L. leo, Hon.] The enlarged bosselated face sometimes seen in tubercular leprosy. 1. os'sea, an overgrowth of the bones of the face, and sometimes of the cranium, causing a general enlargement of all the features.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      leontiasis (le-on-ti'as-is). A bilateral and symmetrical hypertrophy of the bones of the face and skull leading to a lionlike facial expression. [Gr., leontiasis, from leon, a Hon.]
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      leontiasis (le-on-ti'as-is) [Gr. X4o>» lion], i. A bilateral and symmetric hypertrophy of the bones of the face and skull, leading to a linn lite facial expression. Called also /. ossea or /. ossium. 3. The facies leonina of leprosy.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      leontiasis (le-on-ti'a-sis) [L. leo, Hon.] The enlarged bosselated face sometimes seen in tubercular leprosy. 1. os'sea, an overgrowth of the bones of the face, and sometimes of the cranium, causing a general enlargement of all the features.
  42. lepocyte - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lepocyte (lep'-o-sit) [\erlt, a scale, a husk; *6rot, a hollow]. A nucleated cell possessing a cell-wall. Cf. gymnocytt, lepothrix (Up'-o-thriks) [X*irot. a scale; flpif, a hair].
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      lepocyte (lep'o-sit) [G. lepos, rind, + kyias, cell.] A cell with a distinct envelope.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      lepocyte (lep'o-slt) [Gr. Xirof rind + suros cell]. Any nucleated cell having a cell-wall.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lepocyte (lep'o-sit) [G. lepos, rind, + kyias, cell.] A cell with a distinct envelope.
  43. lepraphobia - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lepraphobia. See leprophobia.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      leprapho'bia [G. phobos, fear.] An unreasoning fear of leprosy.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      leprapho'bia [G. phobos, fear.] An unreasoning fear of leprosy.
  44. leprolin - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      leprolin (Up'-ro-lin). A vaccine used in the treatment of leprosy.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      leprolin (lep'ro-lin). A preparation of the toxin of the lepra bacillus, said to be curative of leprosy.
  45. leprologist - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      leprologist (lep-rnl'-tt-jisi) [\ix-pa., leprosy; \>'>-,t*, science]. An expert or specialist taleprology.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      leprologist (le-prol'o-jist). One who makes a special study of leprosy in all its relations.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      leprologist (le-prol'o-jist). One who makes a special study of leprosy in all its relations.
  46. leproma - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      leproma (lep-rn'-mah) [lepra]. The specific lesion of tubercular leprosy.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      leproma (lep-ro'mah). A leprous tumor or swelling; one of the nodules of leprosy.
  47. leprophobia - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      leprophobia (lep-ro-fo'-be-ah) [Xivpa, leprosy; ^66or, fear]. Morbid or insane dread of leprosy.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      lepropho'bia. Lepraphobia.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lepropho'bia. Lepraphobia.
  48. leprosery - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      leprosery (lep'^ro-ser-e) [Fr., leproserie]. Same as leprosarium,
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      leprosery (18-pro'ser-I). A leper home or colony.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      leprosery (lep'ros-er-e) [L. leprosarium]. A hospital or colony for lepers.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      leprosery (18-pro'ser-I). A leper home or colony.
  49. leptandrin - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      leptandrin (lep-tan'-drin). See leptandra.
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      leptan'drin. A bitter glucoside, the supposed active principle of leptandra; dose, gr. $—2 (0.03-0.13).
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      leptandrin (lep-tan'drin). A bitter glucosid from leptandra, whose active properties it possesses. Dose, J-4 gr. (0.016-0.26 gm.).
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      leptan'drin. A bitter glucoside, the supposed active principle of leptandra; dose, gr. $—2 (0.03-0.13).
  50. leptomeningitis - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      leptomeningitis (lep'to-men-in-ji'(je')tis) [G. leptos, thin, delicate + mfninx(mening-~), membrane, + -itis.] Inflammation of the pia mater and arachnoid of the brain or spinal cord. 1. exter'na, inflammation of the arachnoid, arachnitis. 1. inter'na, inflammation of the pia mater.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      leptomeningitis (lep"to-men-in-ji'tisl.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      leptomeningitis (lep"to-men-in-ji'tis) [Gr. X«rTAs thin + jutjvryf membrane + -ir» inflammation]. Inflammation of the pia and arachnoid of the brain or spinal cord. Leptomeningitis is variously qualified as acute, basilar, cerebrospinal, chronic, epidemic, external, infantile, intracranial, purulent, non-purulent, serous, tubercular, etc. 1. exter'na. Same as arachnitis. 1. inter na, inflammation of the pia mater.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      leptomeningitis (lep'to-men-in-ji'(je')tis) [G. leptos, thin, delicate + mfninx(mening-~), membrane, + -itis.] Inflammation of the pia mater and arachnoid of the brain or spinal cord. 1. exter'na, inflammation of the arachnoid, arachnitis. 1. inter'na, inflammation of the pia mater.
  51. leptoprosope - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      leptoprosope (lep-top'-ro-sdp) [lepto-; Tpbruimr. facej. A person, or a head, with a long, narrow faffe.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      leptoprosope (lep'to-pros-6p) [G. leptos, slender, + prosopon, face.] A person with a narrow face and elongated cranium.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      leptoprosope (lep-top'ro-sflp) [Or. \trr6f thin + Trpimuirov face]. A person with slender features, round, open orbits, long nose, narrow nostrils, and small mouth.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      leptoprosope (lep'to-pros-6p) [G. leptos, slender, + prosopon, face.] A person with a narrow face and elongated cranium.
  52. lethe - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lethe (le'-lhe) lAij0ij. forgetfulness]. Total loss of memory; amnesia.
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      le'the [G. lithe, forgetfulness.] Loss of memory, amnesia.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      le'the [G. lithe, forgetfulness.] Loss of memory, amnesia.
  53. leukoblast - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      leukoblast (lii'-lai-Ma.'.tl [leuko-; 0Xi<rrfe, a germ]. I. The germ of a leukocyte. 2. A cell in bonemarrow, of a type which is believed to develop into a red blood-corpuscle.
  54. leukocytic - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      leukocytic (lu-ko-sif-ik) [leukocyte]. Relating to or characterized by leukocytes.
  55. leukocytoid - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      leukocytoid (l&'-ko-si-toyd) {leukocyte; cISoj, resemblance). Resembling a leukocyte.
  56. leukocytopenia - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      leukocytopenia (lu-ko-si-to-pe'-ne-ah). See leukopenia.
  57. leukoencephalitis - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      leukoencephalitis (lu-ko-en-sef-al-i'-tis) [leuko-; tyxtipa\ot, brain). An epizootic disease of horses characterized by drowsiness, imperfect vision, partial paralysis of the throat, twitching of the muscles of the shoulder, unsteady gait, and softening of the white substance of the frontal lobes; also called forage poisoning.
  58. leukoplakia - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      leukoplakia (li-ko-pla'-ke-an) [leuko-; irXif. surface]. Whitening of a surface. 1. buccaus, 1. lingualis, a disease characterized by the presence of pearly-white or bluish-white patches on the surface of the tongue or the mucous membrane of the cheeks, due to a hyperplasia of the epithelium.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      leukoplakia (lu-ko-pla'ke-ah). The whit
  59. levigation - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      levigation (lev-ig-a'-shun) [lavigare, to make smooth]. The trituration of a substance made into a paste with water or other liquid. When performed with a muller on a slab of porphyry it is rallul porphyrizalion.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      leviga'tion [L. levigare, to make smooth.] Reduction
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      levigation (lev-ig-a'shun). The reduction of a substance to a state of minute division by trituration, especially after it has been made into a paste with water or other liquid. [Lat., levigare, to smooth.]
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      leviga'tion [L. levigare, to make smooth.] Reduction
  60. lichenification - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lichenification (li-ktn-i-Ji-ka'-shun). The change of an eruption into a form resembling lichen.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      lichenification (li-ken"i-fi-ka'shun) [lichen + L. facere, to make.] Leathery induration; an induration and thickening of the skin due to a subacute inflammation caused by scratching or longcontinued irritation.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lichenification (li-ken"i-fi-ka'shun) [lichen + L. facere, to make.] Leathery induration; an induration and thickening of the skin due to a subacute inflammation caused by scratching or longcontinued irritation.
  61. lichenoid - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      lichenoid (li'-ken-aid) [lichen; Mot, like]. Resembling lichen.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      lichenoid (li'ken-otd) [Gr. .\«xij" lichen + tlSot form], i. Resembling the disease called lichen. a. A disease of the tongues of young children, consisting of whitish patches surrounded by yellow rings.
  62. lienal - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lienal (li'-en-al) [lien]. Relating to the spleen.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      lienal (li'en-al). Relating to the spleen, splenic.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      lienal (li'en-al). Pertaining to the spleen.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lienal (li'en-al). Relating to the spleen, splenic.
  63. lienculus - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lienculus (li-en'-kti-lus) [dim. of lien], A detached part or exclave of the spleen.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      lienculus (H-entu-lus) [L. dim. of lien, spleen.] Lien accessorius.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      lienculus (H-enTiu-lus). An accessory spleen.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lienculus (H-entu-lus) [L. dim. of lien, spleen.] Lien accessorius.
  64. lienteric - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lienteric (li-en-ler'-ik) [lientery]. Pertaining to or affected with lientery.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      lienteric (li-en-ter'ik). Relating to, or marked by, lientery.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      lienteric (li-en-ter'ik). Affected by or of the nature of a lientery.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lienteric (li-en-ter'ik). Relating to, or marked by, lientery.
  65. lientery - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      lientery (li'-en-ter^e) \\i~uri, smooth; impor, intestine). A form of diarrhea in which the food passe* rapidly through the bowel without undergoing: digestion.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      li'entery [G. leienteria; leios, smooth, + enteron, intestine.] The passage of undigested food in the stools.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      lientery (li'en-ter-e) [Gr. X««-T«p(a; Xcwt smooth + Ivripov intestine]. Diarrhea in which the stools contain undigested food.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      li'entery [G. leienteria; leios, smooth, + enteron, intestine.] The passage of undigested food in the stools.
  66. limitans - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      limitans (lim'it-anz) [L. "limiting"]. Same as membrana limitans.
  67. limosis - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      limosis (lim-o'-sis) [\ipfa, hunger], i. Unnatural appetite. 2. A disease distinguished by depraved appetite.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      limo'sis [G. limos, hunger.] Hunger, especially abnormal or inordinate hunger.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      limo'sis [G. limos, hunger.] Hunger, especially abnormal or inordinate hunger.
  68. limotherapy - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      limotherapy (lim-o-tker1-ap-e) [Xt*i9tpa* rtla, treatment]. The treatment of disease by partial or total deprivation of food. It has been used in the treatment of aneurysm.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      limother'apy [G. limos, hunger, + iherapeia, treatment.] Hunger-cure; treatment of disease by a restricted diet or absolute fasting.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      limother'apy [G. limos, hunger, + iherapeia, treatment.] Hunger-cure; treatment of disease by a restricted diet or absolute fasting.
  69. linctus - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      linctus (tink'-tus) [L.]. Same as lincture.
  70. lingualis - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lingualis (ling-gwa'-lis). See muscles, table of.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      lingualis (ling-wa'lis) [L.]. See muscles, table of.
  71. linin - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      linin (li'-nin) \linum, flax]. I. A strongly purgative principle obtainable from Linum catkarticum, or purging flax. 2 In biology, minute threads extending between the individual microsomata (ids) in a cell-nucleus. The achromatin of the nuclear network; parachromatin, less correctly called nucleohyaloplasm.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      li'nin [L. linum, flax.] i. A bitter glucoside obtained from Linum catharticum. 3. The thread-like, non-staining (achromatic) substance forming the network of the cell-nucleus, containing in its meshes the nucleoplasm.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      li'nin. A peculiar drastic principle to which I.inum catharticum apparently owes its activity.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      li'nin [L. linum, flax.] i. A bitter glucoside obtained from Linum catharticum. 3. The thread-like, non-staining (achromatic) substance forming the network of the cell-nucleus, containing in its meshes the nucleoplasm.
  72. liparocele - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      liparocele (lip1-ar-o-sin [Xdoj. fat; «^xtj, a tumor]. A fatty tumor or cyst; a hernia containing fatty tissue.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      liparocele (lip-arVseT) [Gr. Xtrapij fat + 107X17 tumor]. A fatty scrotal tumor; also a hernia. containing fatty material, liparomphalus (lip-ar-om'fal-us) [Gr. XJroi fat
  73. lipin - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      lipin (li'-pin) \\ljrot, fat]. A general term for fats, fatty acids, lipoids, soaps, etc.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      lipin (li'pin) [G. lipos, fat.] A comprehensive term including lipoids, soaps, neutral fats, and fatty acids.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lipin (li'pin) [G. lipos, fat.] A comprehensive term including lipoids, soaps, neutral fats, and fatty acids.
  74. lipoidemia - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      li'poide'mia. The presence of lipoids in the blood.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      lipoidemia (li-poi-de'me-ah) [lipoid + Gr. al/ia blood]. The presence of lipoids in the blood.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      li'poide'mia. The presence of lipoids in the blood.
  75. lipoidosis - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      lipoidosis (li-poy-do'sis). The pressure of anisotropic lipoids in the cells.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      lipoidosis (li-poi-do'sis). The presence of lipoids in the cells.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lipoidosis (li-poy-do'sis). The pressure of anisotropic lipoids in the cells.
  76. lipomatosis - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lipomatosis (lip-o-mat-o'-sis) [lipuraa]. A general deposition of fat; obesity.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      lipomatosis (lip-o-ma-to'sis). An excessive proportion of fat in the tissues; obesity; also fatty degeneration, diffuse symmetrical 1., abnormal increase of subrutaneous fat in the parts above the pelvis, usually in males.
  77. lipostomy - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      lipostomy (lip-os'-to-me) [X«dr«i». to leave; <rri^a, mouth]. Atrophy of the mouth.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      lipos'tomy [G. Uip6, I lack, + stoma, mouth.] Congenital absence or smallness of the mouth.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lipos'tomy [G. Uip6, I lack, + stoma, mouth.] Congenital absence or smallness of the mouth.
  78. liquefacient - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      liquefacient (lik-we-fa'-shenf) {liquefaciens, liquefying), i. Having the power to liquefy or soften. 2. An agent which has the power to liquefy a hard deposit or growth.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      liquefacient (lik"we-fa'shent) [L. liquere, to be fluid, + facere, to make.] i. Making liquid, causing a solid to become liquid. 2. Noting an agent supposed to cause the resolution of a solid tumor by liquefying its contents; resolvent.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      liquefacient (lik"we-fa'shent) [L. liquere, to be fluid, + facere, to make.] i. Making liquid, causing a solid to become liquid. 2. Noting an agent supposed to cause the resolution of a solid tumor by liquefying its contents; resolvent.
  79. liquefactive - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      liquefactive (lik-we-fak'-liv) [see liquefacient]. Pertaining to, causing, or characterized by liquefaction.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      liquefac'tive. Relating to liquefaction, liquefacient.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      liquefac'tive. Relating to liquefaction, liquefacient.
  80. liquiform - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      liquiform (UK-wij-orm) {liquor, liquid; forma, form]. Of the nature of a liquid.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      liquiform (lik'wif-orm). Resembling a liquid.
  81. listerine - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      listerine (lis'-ltr-en). A proprietary antiseptic preparation said to contain thymol, eucalyptus, baptisia. gaultheria. mentha arvensis, benzoic and boric acids. A similar preparation is the liquor antisepticus of the U. S. P.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      lis'terine. Trade name of an antiseptic solution containing boric acid, benzole acid, thymol, and various other substances.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      listerine (lis'ter-en). A proprietary antiseptic and detergent compound containing boric and benzoic acids, thymol, and principles derived from eucalyptus, baptisia, gaultheria, etc.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lis'terine. Trade name of an antiseptic solution containing boric acid, benzole acid, thymol, and various other substances.
  82. lithagogue - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      lithagogue (lilh'-ag-og) \\IBot, a stone; iinrila. leading]. I. Expelling calculi. 3. Any agent tending to expel calculi from the bladder.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      lithagogue (lith'a-gog) [G. lithos, stone, + agdgos, drawing forth.] i. Causing the dislodgment or expulsion of calculi, especially urinary calculi, i. An agent which is credited with causing the partial solution and expulsion of urinary calculi.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      lithagogue (lith'ag-og) [Gr. XWos stone + a-, .;•- f uto lead], i. Expelling calculi. >. A remedy that expels calculi.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lithagogue (lith'a-gog) [G. lithos, stone, + agdgos, drawing forth.] i. Causing the dislodgment or expulsion of calculi, especially urinary calculi, i. An agent which is credited with causing the partial solution and expulsion of urinary calculi.
  83. lithectasy - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lithectasy (lilh-ek'-tas-e) [XUot, a stone; It-roan, a stretching out]. Dilatation of the urethra and neck of the bladder for the removal of calculi.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      lithec'tasy [G. lithos, stone, + eklasis, a stretching out.] The urethral extraction of a vesical calculus after a preliminary dilatation of this canal.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      lithectasy (lith-ek'tas-e) [Gr. \tSm stone + feraffij extension]. The extraction of calculi through the mechanically dilated urethra.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lithec'tasy [G. lithos, stone, + eklasis, a stretching out.] The urethral extraction of a vesical calculus after a preliminary dilatation of this canal.
  84. lithectomy - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lithectomy \liiit-rk'-ln-me) [lUHo- ; Profit), a cutting out]. Same as lithotomy.
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      lithectomy (lith-ek'to-me). Same as lithotomy.
  85. lithoclast - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lithoclast (tii'a'-,,-kl,i',i\. See lilhotritc.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      lith'oclast [G. lithos, stone, + klastos; klao, I break in pieces.] A powerful 1'thotrite.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lith'oclast [G. lithos, stone, + klastos; klao, I break in pieces.] A powerful 1'thotrite.
  86. lithodialysis - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lithodialysis (lith-o-di-al'-is-is) [litho-; Stabtrtii', to dissolve), i. The solution of calculi in the bladder.
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      lithodialysis (lith*o-di-al'i-sis) [G. lithos, stone, + dialysis a breaking up.] The fragmentation or solution of a calculus.
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      lithodialysis (lith*o-di-al'i-sis) [G. lithos, stone, + dialysis a breaking up.] The fragmentation or solution of a calculus.
  87. lithogeny - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lithogeny (lith-oj'-en-e). See lithogenesis.
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      lithogeny (lith-oj'en-e). The formation of calculi or calculous material. [Gr., lithos, a stone, + gennan, to engender.]
  88. litholapaxy - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      litholapaxy (lilh-ol-ap-ak'-se) [litho-; Xd»ofu. removal]. An operation for crushing a stone in the bladder and removing the fragments at the same sitting.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      litholapaxy (lith-olrap-ak-se). The removal of a vesical calculus by first crushing it and subsequently washing out the fragments. [Gr., lithos, stone, I lapajcis, evacuation.]
  89. litholysis - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      litholysis (lith-ol'-is-is). See lithodialysis.
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      lithol'ysis [G. lithos, stone, + lysis, solution.] The dissolving of urinary calculi.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lithol'ysis [G. lithos, stone, + lysis, solution.] The dissolving of urinary calculi.
  90. litholyte - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      litholyte (Httt'-o-lit) [litho-; Xiwir. to loose). A catheter used in thelitholytic treatment of calculi.
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      lith'olyte. An Instrument for Injecting calculary solvents.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lith'olyte. An Instrument for Injecting calculary solvents.
  91. lithomyl - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lithomyl (lith'-o-mil) [litho-; ni>\jj, mill]. An instrument for pulverizing a calculus.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      lithomyl (lith'o-mil) [G. lithos, stone, + myle, mill.] An instrument for pulverizing a stone in the bladder.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lithomyl (lith'o-mil) [G. lithos, stone, + myle, mill.] An instrument for pulverizing a stone in the bladder.
  92. lithontriptic - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lithontriptic (lith-on-trip'-tik) [litho-; 7t>Wm; to rubj. See lithotriptic and antilithic.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      lithontrip'tic. Llthotrlptlc(a).
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lithontrip'tic. Llthotrlptlc(a).
  93. lithoscope - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lithoscope (lith'-o-skop) [litho-; fwrw, to examine]. An instrument for the detection and examination of calculi in the bladder.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      lith'oscope [G. liihos, stone, + skoped, I view.] A cystoscope used for the detection of a stone In the bladder.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lith'oscope [G. liihos, stone, + skoped, I view.] A cystoscope used for the detection of a stone In the bladder.
  94. lithotomist - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lithotomist (lith-ot'-o-mist) [see lithotome], A surgeon who performs lithotomy.
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      lithot'omist. A person skilled in lithotomy.
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      lithot'omist. A person skilled in lithotomy.
  95. lithotripsy - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lithotripsy (lith'-o-trip-se) [litho-; rptfei*, to crush]. The operation of crushing calculi in the bladder.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      lith'otripsy [G. lithos, stone, + irifsis, a rubbing.] The operation of crushing a stone in the bladder or urethra.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      lithotripsy (lith'o-trip-se) [Gr. \t0os stone + rplfffiv to rub]. The crushing of a calculus within the bladder.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lith'otripsy [G. lithos, stone, + irifsis, a rubbing.] The operation of crushing a stone in the bladder or urethra.
  96. lithotriptic - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lithotriptic (liih-o-trip'-iik) [see litkotripsyl. r. Relating to lithotripsy. a. Capable of dissolving vesical calculi.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      lithotrip'tic. i. Relating to lithotripsy. a. An agent which effects the solution of a calculus; llthontriptlc.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      lithotriptic (lith-o-trip'tik) [Gr. XWos stone + rpififif to rub). An agent that dissolves calculi.
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      lithotrip'tic. i. Relating to lithotripsy. a. An agent which effects the solution of a calculus; llthontriptlc.
  97. lithotrite - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lithotrite (lith'-o-trit) [litho-; terere, to rub]. An instrument for crushing a vesical calculus.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      lith'otrite [G. lithos, stone, + L. tritus; terere, to rub.] Llthoclast, llthotriptor; an Instrument used to crush a stone in the bladder or urethra
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      lithotrite (lith'o-trlt) [Gr. XMos stone + rptfftiv to rub]. An instrument for crushing a stone in the bladder.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lith'otrite [G. lithos, stone, + L. tritus; terere, to rub.] Llthoclast, llthotriptor; an Instrument used to crush a stone in the bladder or urethra
  98. lithotrity - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lithotrity (lith-ot'-rit-e) [see lithotrite]. The process of crushing a stone in the bladder, with the lithotrite, into fragments small enough to pass through the urethral canal.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      lithot'rity [G. lithos, stone, + L. tritus; terere, to rub.] The operation of crushing a calculus In the bladder or urethra.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      lithotrity (lith-ot'rit-e). The crushing of a vesical calculus within the bladder by means of the lithotrite.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lithot'rity [G. lithos, stone, + L. tritus; terere, to rub.] The operation of crushing a calculus In the bladder or urethra.
  99. lithuresis - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lithuresis (lith-H-re'-sis) [\t9os, a stone; o&pipm, urination]. The voiding of small calculi with the urine.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      lithure'sis [G. lithos, stone, + ouresis, urination.] The passage of gravel in the urine.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lithure'sis [G. lithos, stone, + ouresis, urination.] The passage of gravel in the urine.
  100. lithuria - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lithuria (lilh-u'-re-ah) [lithium; olpov, urine]. A condition marked by excess of lithic acid or its salts in the urine.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      lithuria. (lith-u're-ah) [Gr. \lOot stone -f ovpov urine]. Excess of uric acid or of urates in the urine.
  101. livedo - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      live'do [L. a black and blue spot.] A bluish discoloration of the skin, either in limited patches or general. 1. reticula'ris, a purplish mottling of the skin usually seen in infants and young Children, but occasionally occurring also in adults with weak circulation, due to the action of cold.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      livedo (liv-e'do) [LJ. A discolored spot or patch on the skin, commonly due to passive congestion.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      live'do [L. a black and blue spot.] A bluish discoloration of the skin, either in limited patches or general. 1. reticula'ris, a purplish mottling of the skin usually seen in infants and young Children, but occasionally occurring also in adults with weak circulation, due to the action of cold.
  102. lixivium - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lixivium (liks-iv'-e-um) [lixivia, lye]. The filtrate obtained by leaching ashes; practically a solution of an impure potassium hydroxide.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      lixivium. Lye, a solution of alkaline salts obtained by leaching or llxlvlatlon.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      lixivium (liks-ivVum) [LJ. Any alkaline filtrate obtained by leaching ashes or other similar powdered substance; lye.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lixivium. Lye, a solution of alkaline salts obtained by leaching or llxlvlatlon.
  103. loasis - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      loasis (lo'ah-sis). Infestation with Loa (Filaria) loa, giving rise probably to the condition called Calabar* swellings.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      loasis (lo'as-is). Infestation with Fila'ria lo'a.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      loasis (lo'ah-sis). Infestation with Loa (Filaria) loa, giving rise probably to the condition called Calabar* swellings.
  104. lobopodium - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lobopodium (lo-bo-po'-de-um) [pi., lobopodia], A pseudopodium which is broad and thick. Cf. filopodium.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      lobopodium (lo-bo-po'de-um), pi. lobopo'dia. A thick, coarse pseudopodium. See filopodium.
  105. lobulus - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lobulus (lob'-u-lus) [dim. of lotus; pi., lobuli}. A lobule. 1. auriculas, the lobe of the ear. 1. btventer, the biventral lobe. 1. caudatus, the tailed lobe of the liver that separates the right extremity of the transverse fissure from the commencement of the fissure for the inferior vena cava. lobuli cerebelli spinales, Gordon's name for amygdala cerebelli. 1. cerebelli timer, 1. gracilis, the slender lobe. 1. parietalis exterior or superior, the superior parietal gyms. 1. parietalis inferior, the subparietal gyms. 1. posteroparietalis, the ascending parietal gyrus. 1. quadratic, the square lobe upon the inferior surface of the right lobe of the liver, lobuli renales, the Malpighian pyramids. 1. rolandicus anterior, the ascending frontal gyrus. 1. rolandicus posterior, the ascending parietal gyrus. 1. Spigelii, the lobule projecting from the posterior portion of the inferior surface of the liver, lobuli testiculi, 1. testis, pyramidal or conoid lobules varying in size and number (350-400) and converging to the mediastinum, which make up the glandular substance of the testis. Each lobule consists of from one to six seminiferous tubules.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      lob'ulus [L. dim. of lobus lobe.] Lobule, a small lobe or subdivision of a lobe
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      lobulus (lob'u-lus), pi. lob'uli [L.]. A lobe, lob'uli tes'tis, the bodies which make up the testicle, consisting of convoluted seminiferous tubules.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lob'ulus [L. dim. of lobus lobe.] Lobule, a small lobe or subdivision of a lobe
  106. lobus - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lobus (lo'-bus) [i,., a lobe]. A lobe. Any welldefined, rounded part of an organ. 1. caudatus, the caudate lobe; see lobulus. 1. opertus, the insula of the brain. I. quadratus. See lobulus. 1. Spigelii, a prominent oblong lobe on the posterior surface of the liver.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      lo'bus [L.] Lobe.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      lo'bus. See lobe, lobl ccrebelll antcriores. The lobes which form the anterior and superior portion of the hemisphere of the cerebellum, lobl pulmonales. The lobes of the lung. 1. imliiionls Inferior accessorius. An anomalous lobe of the lower portion of the inferior lobe of the lung. lobl renlculi (seu rents). The separate lobes in the fetal kidney which later form the pyramids of Malpighi.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      lobus (lo'bus) (L.; Gr. Xo/36s]. A lobe. 1. biventra'lis, the cuneiform lobe of the cerebellum.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lo'bus [L.] Lobe.
  107. lochial - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lochial (lo'-ke-al) [lMhia\. Pertaining to the lochia.
  108. locoed - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      locoed (lo'-kdd). Affected with locoism.
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      locoed (loTcod). Poisoned by the loco weed.
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      locoed (lo'kod). Afflicted with loco disease.
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      locoed (loTcod). Poisoned by the loco weed.
  109. locoism - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      locoism (lo'-ko-iim). See loco-disease.
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      locoism (loTto-izm). Poisoning by loco weed.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      locoism (loTto-izm). Poisoning by loco weed.
  110. logopathy - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      logopathy (log-op'-atk-e) [logo-; v-Mfot, disease]. A disease affecting the speech.
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      logop'athy [G. logos, word, + pathos, suffering.] Aphasia or any speech disorder of cerebral origin.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      logop'athy [G. logos, word, + pathos, suffering.] Aphasia or any speech disorder of cerebral origin.
  111. loimic - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      loimic (loi'-mik) [Xot/i^t, plague]. Pertaining to the plague or to any pestilence.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      loi'mic. Lemlc.
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      loimic (loi'mik) [Gr. \mp6t plague]. Pertaining to the plague.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      loi'mic. Lemlc.
  112. loimology - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      loimology (loi-mol'-o-jc) [Xoi/i6c, plague; \tyot, science]. The science of contagious epidemic diseases.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      loimol'ogy. Lemology.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      loimology (loi-mol'o-je). See lemology.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      loimol'ogy. Lemology.
  113. lomentum - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lomentum (lo-men'-tum). Same as loment.
  114. longissimus - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      longissimus (lon-jis'-im-tts) [suoerl. of longus, long]. Longest. 1. capitis, 1. cerricis. See trachelomastoid under muscle. I. dorsi. See under muscle.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      longis'simus [L. superlative of longus, long.] Name applied to certain muscles; see musculus longissimus.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      longis'simus [L. superlative of longus, long.] Name applied to certain muscles; see musculus longissimus.
  115. longsightedness - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      longsightedness (lawng-slt'ed-nes). Hyperopia.
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      longsightedness (long-slt'ed-nes). See hyperopia.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      longsightedness (lawng-slt'ed-nes). Hyperopia.
  116. lotio - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lotio (lo'-she-o) [L.]. A lotion. 1. hydrargyri flava (B. P.), yellow mercurial lotion; yellow wash. 1. hydrargyri nigra (B. P.), black mercurial lotion; black wash.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      lotio (lo'she-o). Latin for lotion. 1. adstrin'gens, Warren's styptic: a mixture of sulphuric acid, 5 parts; alcohol, 4 parts; and oil of turpentine, 4 parts. 1. hydrar gyri fla'va, yellow mercurial lotion or yellow wash. 1. hydrar gyri ni'gra, black mercurial lotion or black wash.
  117. loxia - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      loxia (l«l:i'-r-iih). See lorticottis.
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      lox'ia [G. loxos, slanting.] Wryneck, muscular torticollis.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lox'ia [G. loxos, slanting.] Wryneck, muscular torticollis.
  118. loxotomy - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      loxotomy (loks-ot'-o-me) [X?(fo> oblique; rop4, A cutting]. Amputation by oblique section.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      loxot'omy [G. loxos, slanting, + tome, incision.] Amputation by means of an oblique incision through the soft parts; distinguished from a circular amputation.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      loxotomy (loks-ot'o-me). Amputation by oblique section. [Gr., loxos, oblique, + tome, a cutting.]
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      loxot'omy [G. loxos, slanting, + tome, incision.] Amputation by means of an oblique incision through the soft parts; distinguished from a circular amputation.
  119. luetin - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      luetin (lu'-et-in) [lues]. An extract of the killed cultures of several strains of the Treponema pallidum used in the Noguchi reaction for syphilis. 1.-reaction. See Noguchi reaction.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      lu'etin. A killed culture of Trepontma pallidum employed in the Noguchi cutireaction or luetin test for syphilis; see Noguchi* test (3).
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lu'etin. A killed culture of Trepontma pallidum employed in the Noguchi cutireaction or luetin test for syphilis; see Noguchi* test (3).
  120. lumbricoid - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lumbricoid (lum'-brik-oid) [lumbricus; tl6ot, likeness]. Pertaining to or resembling a lumbricus.
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      lum'bricoid [L. lumbricus, earthworm, + G.fifcJ. resemblance.] i. Resembling an earthworm, vermiform. 2. A round worm parasitic In the human Intestine, Ascaris lumbricoides.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      lumbricoid (lum'brik-oid) [L. lumbri'cus earthworm + Gr. tloot form]. Resembling the earthworm. lumbricosis (lum-brik-o'sis). The condition of
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lum'bricoid [L. lumbricus, earthworm, + G.fifcJ. resemblance.] i. Resembling an earthworm, vermiform. 2. A round worm parasitic In the human Intestine, Ascaris lumbricoides.
  121. lumbus - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lumbus (I,. ]. The loin.
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      lumbus (lum'bus). Latin for loin.
  122. lupiform - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lupiform (tu'-pe-form) [lupus; forma, form]. Resembling lupus.
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      lu'piform [L. lupus + forma, form.] Resembling lupus.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lu'piform [L. lupus + forma, form.] Resembling lupus.
  123. lupinin - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lupinin (lu'pin-in). A poisonous alkaloid, ('..,11,, N,0i, from lupines.
  124. lupinosis - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lupinosis (lu-pin-o'-sis). See lathyrism.
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      lupino'sis [L. lupinus, lupine.] Lathyrism.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      lupinosis (lu-pin-o'sis). A disease, often fatal, ascribed to poisoning by lupines or by the chickpea; lathyrism.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lupino'sis [L. lupinus, lupine.] Lathyrism.
  125. lupoid - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lupoid (lu'-poid). Having the nature of lupus. I. sycosis. See ulerytbema sycosiforme. See lupiform.
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      lu'poid [L. lupus + G. eidos, resemblance.] Luplform.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      lupoid (lu'poid). Same as lupiform.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lu'poid [L. lupus + G. eidos, resemblance.] Luplform.
  126. lupoma - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lupoma (lu-f'n'-rmili). The primary nodule of lupus.
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      lupo'ma. One of the tubercles of lupus vulgarts.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      lupoma (lu-po'mah) \lntm. + Gr. -uua tumor]. The nodosity whence lupus is developed.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lupo'ma. One of the tubercles of lupus vulgarts.
  127. lupous - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lupous (lu'-pus) [lupus, wolf]. Affected with or pertaining to lupus.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      lu'pous. Relating to lupus.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      lupous (lu'pus). Pertairling to lupus.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      lupous (lu'pus) [L. .'.-./"A;,,] Pertaining to or of the nature of lupus.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lu'pous. Relating to lupus.
  128. lupulus - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lupulus (lu'-pii-lus). See humulus.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      lupulus (lu'pu-lus) [L.]. Hops. See hops.
  129. lycoctonine - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lycoctonine (lik-ok'-ton-en). An alkaloid extracted from Aconitum lycoctonum. It is crystallizable, very soluble in alcohol, and but slightly so in ether or water.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      lycoc'tonine. An alkaloid, possibly the same as pseudaconlne, obtained from Aconitum lycocteinim, an exceedingly poisonous species of aconite.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lycoc'tonine. An alkaloid, possibly the same as pseudaconlne, obtained from Aconitum lycocteinim, an exceedingly poisonous species of aconite.
  130. lycopin - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      lycopin (li'-ko-pin) [Xfoot, wolf; «6f. foot]. A precipitate from a tincture of Lycopus virginicus, an astringent, styptic, sedative, and tonic. Dose from I to 4 grains.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      ly'copin. A resinous extract of lycopus, a brownish powder of bitter taste; employed as an Internal hemostatlc in doses of gr. 1-5 (0.06-0.3).
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      lycopin (li'ko-pin). A rcsinoid preparation from Lycopus nrgin'icus: used as a tonic and stimulant in diseases of the mucous membranes. Dose, 1-4 gr. (0.066-0.26 gm.).
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      ly'copin. A resinous extract of lycopus, a brownish powder of bitter taste; employed as an Internal hemostatlc in doses of gr. 1-5 (0.06-0.3).
  131. lymphadenoid - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lymphadenoid (lim-fad'-en-oid) [lymph; adenoid]* Resembling, or of the nature of, a lymphatic g! mil or lymphatic tissue.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      lymphad'enoid [lymphaden + G. eidos, resemblance.] Relating to, or resembling, or derived from a lymph-node.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      lymphadenoid (lim-fad'en-oyd). Of the nature of a lymph node. [Lat., lympha, lymph, + aden, a node, + eidos, resemblance.]
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      lymphadenoid (lim-fad'en-oid) (L. lym'pha lymph + Gr. &,&jv gland + tJios form]. Resembling a lymphatic gland or lymphatic tissue. Lymphadenoid tissue includes the lymph-glands, spleen, bone-marrow, tonsils, and the lymphatic tissue of the organs and mucous membranes.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lymphad'enoid [lymphaden + G. eidos, resemblance.] Relating to, or resembling, or derived from a lymph-node.
  132. lymphagogue - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lymphagogue (lim'-fag-og) [lymph; Ayuybt, leading], i. Stimulating the flow of lymph. 3. An agent that stimulates the flow of lymph.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      lymphagogue (limf'3-gog) [L. lympha + G. agogos, drawing forth.] An agent which promotes an increase of fluid in the lymph-channels.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      lymphagogue (lim'fag-og).. An agent which promotes the production of lymph.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lymphagogue (limf'3-gog) [L. lympha + G. agogos, drawing forth.] An agent which promotes an increase of fluid in the lymph-channels.
  133. lymphangial - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lymphan'gial. Relating to a lymphatic vessel.
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      lymphangial (lim-fan'je-al). Pertaining to a lymphatic vessel.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lymphan'gial. Relating to a lymphatic vessel.
  134. lymphangiectasis - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lymphangiectasis (lim"fan-je-ek'tas-is) [L. lym'pka lymph + Or. &yytiov vessel + {/criurtt dilatation]. Dilatation of the lymphatic vessels.
  135. lymphangiosarcoma - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lymphangiosarcoma (lim-fan-je-o-sar-ko'-mah).
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      lymphan'giosar'coma. A tumor possessing the characteristics of both lymphoma and sarcoma.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      lymphangiosarcoma (lim-fan"ji-o-sarko mah). A neoplasm containing tbe elements of a lymphangioma and those of a sarcoma.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lymphan'giosar'coma. A tumor possessing the characteristics of both lymphoma and sarcoma.
  136. lymphocytotoxin - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      lymphocytotoxin (Hm-fo-si-to-toks'-in) [lymphocyte; ntutfa, poison I. A bacterial product having speclnc action on the lymphocytes.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      lymphocytotoxin (lim-fo-si-to-toks'in). A toxin that has a specific destructive action on lymphocytes.
  137. lymphogranulomatosis - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lymphogranulomatosis (lim-fo-gran-u-lo-mah-lo'-sis) [lympho-; granuloma], Hodgkin's disease.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      lymphogranulomatosis (lim"fo-gran-u-lo-mato'sis). Infectious granuloma of the lymphatic system: used by continental writers as a synonym for multiple lymphoma (Hodgkin's disease).
  138. lymphology - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lymphology (lim-fol'-o-je) [lympho-; \6yat, science]. The study of the anatomy and physiology of the lymphatic system.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      lymphol'ogy. Lymphanglology, the branch of medical science relating to the lymphatics.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lymphol'ogy. Lymphanglology, the branch of medical science relating to the lymphatics.
  139. lymphomatosis - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lymphomatosis (lim-fo-mat-o'-sis) [lymphoma]. A condition characterized by general lymphatic engorgement. 1. diffusm, Hodgkin's disease.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      lymphomato'sis. Multiple lymphoma, the occurrence of deposits of lymphadenold tissue general:;' throughout the body.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lymphomato'sis. Multiple lymphoma, the occurrence of deposits of lymphadenold tissue general:;' throughout the body.
  140. lymphomatous - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lymphomatous (lim-fo'-mat-us) [lymphoma]. Of the nature of. or affected with, lymphoma.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      lympho'matous. Relating to lymphoma.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lympho'matous. Relating to lymphoma.
  141. lymphorrhagia - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lymphorrhagia (lim-for-a'-je-ah) [lympho-; fayrifai, to burst forth]. A flow of lymph from a ruptured lymphatic vessel.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      lymphorrha'gia [L. lympha + G. rhegnymi, I burst forth.] Lymphorrhea.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lymphorrha'gia [L. lympha + G. rhegnymi, I burst forth.] Lymphorrhea.
  142. lymphotomy - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lymphotomy (lim-fot'-o-me). See lymphangiotomy.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      lymphot'omy. i. The anatomy of the lymphatic system. 2. Removal of adenoid growths.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lymphot'omy. i. The anatomy of the lymphatic system. 2. Removal of adenoid growths.
  143. lypemania - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lypemania (li-pe-ma'-nt-nh) [\i'wij, sadness; /loWa, madness]. A form of dementia accompanied by profound mental depression and refusal to take food.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      lypema'nia (li-pe-ma'nl-ah [G. lype, sadness, + mania.'] Melancholia depressive Insanity.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      lypemania (li-pe-ma'ne-ah). Melancholia. [Gr., type, sadness, + mania, mania.]
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lypema'nia (li-pe-ma'nl-ah [G. lype, sadness, + mania.'] Melancholia depressive Insanity.
  144. lysogenesis - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lysogenesis (li-so-jen'es-is). The production of lysins.
  145. lysol - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      lysol (li'-sol) [\!'tn-. to loose). A brown liquid substance obtained by boiling tar-oils with alkalies and fats. It is used as an antiseptic in surgery, in lupus, gonorrhea, and as a gargle in sore throat.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      ly'sol. Trade name of a mixture of soaps and phenols, obtained by boiling a mixture of tarry oils, resins, fats, and alkalies; an oily brownish liquid having an odor of creosote; employed as a disinfectant dressing and wash for the hands In 2 to 4 per cent, solution.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      lysol (li'sol). A brownish, syrupy preparation, saponaceous in character, made from coal-tar products consisting to a large extent of cresols. It is used as an antiseptic and disinfectant. In surgery, it is often used as a wash in a solution of one to three per cent.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      lysol (li'sol). A brown, syrupy, fluid product of the fractionation of coal-tar oil, which, after the distillation, is mixed with fat and saponified: it is a strong antiseptic, and is used in surgical practice in 1-3 per cent, aqueous solution.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      ly'sol. Trade name of a mixture of soaps and phenols, obtained by boiling a mixture of tarry oils, resins, fats, and alkalies; an oily brownish liquid having an odor of creosote; employed as a disinfectant dressing and wash for the hands In 2 to 4 per cent, solution.
  146. lyssa - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lyssa (Its'-ah) [\\'-madness]. A synonym of hydrophobia or rabies.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      lys'sa [G. lyssa, fury.] Rabies, hydrophobia.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      lyssa (lis'sah). Syn.: hydrophobia, rabies. See hydrophobia. See rabies. [Gr., lyssa.]
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      lyssa (lis'ah) [Gr. \lxraa frenzy]. Rabies. See hydrophobia.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lys'sa [G. lyssa, fury.] Rabies, hydrophobia.
  147. lyssophobia - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      lyssophobia (lis-o-fo'-bt-ah) (lyssa; 4»60oi, fear]. Morbid dread of rabies; pseudohydrophobia.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      lyssophobia (lis"o-fo'bl-ah) [G. lyssa, rabies, -tphobos, fear.] i. A morbid fear of acquiring rabies, a. A neurosis resembling hydrophobia in its symptoms, sometimes affecting one who has been bitten by a supposedly rabid dog and who is morbidly apprehensive of having the disease.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      lyssophobia (lis-o-fo'be-ah) [Gr. \taaa madness + v'otfos fear). Morbid dread of rabies, with symptoms simulating those of that disease.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      lyssophobia (lis"o-fo'bl-ah) [G. lyssa, rabies, -tphobos, fear.] i. A morbid fear of acquiring rabies, a. A neurosis resembling hydrophobia in its symptoms, sometimes affecting one who has been bitten by a supposedly rabid dog and who is morbidly apprehensive of having the disease.
  148. lyterian - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      lyterian (li-te'-re-an). Indicative of a lysis, or of a favorable crisis, terminating an attack of disease.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      lyterian (li-te're-an). Indicative of the approach of lysis.