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  1. ramex - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      ramex (ra'-meks) [gen., ramicis: pi., ramices], A hernia, or hemial or scrotal tumor, r. varicosus. variococele.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      ra'mex [L.] Hernia, varicocele, or any scrota! tumor.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      ramex (ra'meks). A hernia. [Lat.]
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      ra'mex [L.] Hernia, varicocele, or any scrota! tumor.
  2. ranular - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      ran'ular. Relating to a ranula.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      ranular (ran'u-lar). Pertaining to or of the nature of ranula.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      ran'ular. Relating to a ranula.
  3. rasceta - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      rasceta (ras-e'-tah) [L.]. The transverse lines or creases on the inner side of the wrist,
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      rasce'ta. The transverse wrinkling on the volar surface of the wrist.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      rasce'ta. The transverse wrinkling on the volar surface of the wrist.
  4. rasion - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      rasion (ra'-zjun) [radere, to scrape]. The scraping of drugs with a file.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      rasion (ra'zhun) [L. radere, to scrape.]
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      rasion (ra'zhun) [L. radere, to scrape.]
  5. raspatory - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      raspatory (ras'-pa-to-re) [raspatorium, from radere, to scrape]. A rasp or file for trirfiming the rough surfaces of bones or for removing the periosteum.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      ras'patory. An instrument used for scraping a bone.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      raspatory (ras'pa-to-re). An instrument for scraping, especially for detaching the periosteum from bone. [Lat., raspatorium.]
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      raspatory (ras'pat-o-re) [L. raspah/rium]. A file or rasp for surgeon's use; a xyster.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      ras'patory. An instrument used for scraping a bone.
  6. reagin - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      re'agin. i. WoIff-EUner's term for antibody. 2. Neisser's term for a substance elaborated by the spirochetes of syphilis and yaws, having the property of uniting with lipoids, and of fixing complement.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      re'agin. i. WoIff-EUner's term for antibody. 2. Neisser's term for a substance elaborated by the spirochetes of syphilis and yaws, having the property of uniting with lipoids, and of fixing complement.
  7. recipiomotor - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      recipiomotor (re-sip-e-o-mo'-tor) [recipere, to receive; motor]. Receiving motor impulses.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      recipiomotor (re-sip"I-o-mo'tor). Relating to the reception of motor stimuli.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      recipiomotor (re-sip"e-o-mo'tor) [L. rctip'ere to receive -f- mo'tor mover]. Pertaining to the reception of motor impressions.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      recipiomotor (re-sip"I-o-mo'tor). Relating to the reception of motor stimuli.
  8. reclination - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      reclination (rek-lin-a'-shun) [reclinare, to recline], i. An old operation for cataract, called also "couching," in which the lens was pushed back into the vitreous chamber. 2. The act of lying down.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      reclination (re-kli-na'shun) [L. reclinare, to bend back.] Turning the cataractous lens over into the vitreous to remove it from the line of vision; distinguished from couching, in which the lens is simply depressed into the vitreous.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      reclination (rek-lin-a'shun) [L. redina'tio]. One of the operations for cataract: a turning of the lens over on its back.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      reclination (re-kli-na'shun) [L. reclinare, to bend back.] Turning the cataractous lens over into the vitreous to remove it from the line of vision; distinguished from couching, in which the lens is simply depressed into the vitreous.
  9. recrementitious - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      recrementitious (rek-re-mert-tish'-us) [recrement], Pertaining to or of the nature of a recrement.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      recrementitious (rek"re-men-tish'ua). Of the nature of a recrement.
  10. rectophobia - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      rectophobia. (rek-to-fo'-be-ak) \reclum: fear], i. A presentiment or sense of impending ill experienced by patients having rectal disease. 2. A morbid dread of rectal disease.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      rectopho'bia. Proctophobia.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      rectophobia (rek-to-fo'be-ah) [rectum i Gr. if>6ftot fear]. A morbid foreboding peculiar to patients with rectal disease.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      rectopho'bia. Proctophobia.
  11. rectoscopy - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      rectos'copy. Proctoscopy.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      rectoscopy (rek-tos ko-pe). Same as proctoscopy.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      rectos'copy. Proctoscopy.
  12. regurgitant - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      regurgitant (re-Kitr'-jit-ant). Flowing backward.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      regur'gitant. Regurgitating, flowing backward.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      regurgitant (re-gur'jit-ant) [L. re- back 4- gtirgita're to flood]. Flowing back or against the normal direction.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      regur'gitant. Regurgitating, flowing backward.
  13. religiosus - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      religiosus (re-lij-e-o'-sus) [L. "religious"]. A name given to the superior rectus muscle of the eye.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      religiosus (re-lij*I-o'sus) [L. religious.] The superior rectus muscle of the eye which rolls the eyeball upward, as in the act of prayer.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      religiosus (re-lij*I-o'sus) [L. religious.] The superior rectus muscle of the eye which rolls the eyeball upward, as in the act of prayer.
  14. remittence - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      remitt'ence. A temporary amelioration, without •actual cessation, of symptoms.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      remittence (re-mit'ens). Temporary abatement, without actual cessation, of symptoms.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      remitt'ence. A temporary amelioration, without •actual cessation, of symptoms.
  15. remittent - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      remittent (re-mit'-eni) [remission]. Characterized by remissions, r. fever, a malarial fever characterized by periods of remission without complete apyrexia.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      remitt'ent. Characterized by temporary remissions or periods of abatement of the symptoms, r. fever, a severe form of malarial fever in which the temperature falls periodically, nearly but not quite to the normal, the new paroxysm occurring before the symptoms of the former have entirely disappeared.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      remittent (re-mit'tent). Disappearing in part, but recurring periodically. [Lat., remitlens.)
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      remittent (re-mit'ent) [L. remiftere to send back], i. Having periods of abatement and of exacerbation. 2. A fever characterized by remissions. See/etw.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      remitt'ent. Characterized by temporary remissions or periods of abatement of the symptoms, r. fever, a severe form of malarial fever in which the temperature falls periodically, nearly but not quite to the normal, the new paroxysm occurring before the symptoms of the former have entirely disappeared.
  16. reniculus - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      reniculus (ren-ik'-u-lus) [L., dim. of rtn, kidney}. Alobule of the kidney :renculus.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      reniculus (ren-ik'u-lus), pi. rcnic'uli. One of the lobules composing the kidney, and consisting of a pyramid and its inclosing cortical substance.
  17. renninogen - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      rennin'ogen. Prorennin, prochymostn, pexinogen, the zymogen of rennin.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      renninogen (ren-in'o-jen). The proenzyme existing in the gastric glands, which, after secretion, is converted into rennin. Called also prorennin, prochymosin, chymosinogen, and pexinogen.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      rennin'ogen. Prorennin, prochymostn, pexinogen, the zymogen of rennin.
  18. repand - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      repand (re-pond') [re. back; pandus, bent, crooked]. In biology, applied to a leaf-margin which :e toothed like the margin of an umbrella. A bacterial culture with a wrinkled or wavy edge.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      repand' [L. repandus, bent or turned back.] Noting a leaf or a bacterial colony with edge marked by a series of slightly concave segments with angular projections at their points of union; see cut under colony, 3, c.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      repand (re-pandO [L. re back + pan'dus bent]. Wrinkled or wavy: said of bacterial cultures.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      repand' [L. repandus, bent or turned back.] Noting a leaf or a bacterial colony with edge marked by a series of slightly concave segments with angular projections at their points of union; see cut under colony, 3, c.
  19. repercussive - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      repercussive (re-ptr-kus'-n) [see repercussion]. I. Repellent, 2. A repellent drug.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      repercuss'ive. Driving in or away, repellent.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      repercussive (re-per-kus'iv). An agent causing repercussion; a repellent.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      repercuss'ive. Driving in or away, repellent.
  20. replantation - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      replantation (re-plan-la'-shun) [replantare, to plant again). The act of planting again, r. of the teeth, the replacement of teeth which have been extracted or otherwise removed from their cavities; when
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      replanta'tion [G. re-, again, + plantare, to plant.] Noting the experiment of removing an organ or other part of the body, replacing it, and reestablishing its circulation by vascular anastomosis; reimplantation. a. In dentistry, specifically, the replacing of a tooth into the socket from which it has been extracted.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      replantation (re-plan-ta'shun). Same as rtimplantation.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      replanta'tion [G. re-, again, + plantare, to plant.] Noting the experiment of removing an organ or other part of the body, replacing it, and reestablishing its circulation by vascular anastomosis; reimplantation. a. In dentistry, specifically, the replacing of a tooth into the socket from which it has been extracted.
  21. repositor - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      repositor (re-pot' -it-or) [see reposition}. An instrument for replacing parts that have become displaced, especially for replacing a prolapsed umbilical cord; an instrument used in the replacement of a displaced uterus.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      repos'itor. An instrument used to replace a dislocated part, especially a prolapsed uterus.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      repositor (re-pos'it-or). An instrument used for replacement or readjustment of a part. [Lat., repositorium.]
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      repositor (re-poz'it-or). An instrument used in returning displaced organs to the normal position.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      repos'itor. An instrument used to replace a dislocated part, especially a prolapsed uterus.
  22. repullulation - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      repullulation (re-pul-u-la'-shun) [re, again; pullulare, to sprout]. The return of a morbid growth.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      repullulation (re-pul-u-la'shun) [L. re-, again, + puUulare, to sprout.] Renewed germination; the return of a morbid process or growth.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      repullulation (re-pul-u-la'shun). Renewed
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      repullulation (re-pul-u-la'shun) [L. re-, again, + puUulare, to sprout.] Renewed germination; the return of a morbid process or growth.
  23. resinoid - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      resinoid (ret'-in-oid) [resina, a resin; *l8at, like]. i. Resembling a resin. 2. A substance which has some of the properties of a resin. Most of the socalled resinoids are of indefinite chemical composition; others are impure resins.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      res'inoid [L. resina, rosin, + G. eidos, resemblance.] i. Resembling rosin, a. An extract obtained by evaporating a tincture. 3. A substance containing a resin or resembling one.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      resinoid (rez'in-oid). i. Resembling a resin, i. A substance resembling a resin. 3. A dry therapeutic precipitate prepared from a vegetable tincture.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      res'inoid [L. resina, rosin, + G. eidos, resemblance.] i. Resembling rosin, a. An extract obtained by evaporating a tincture. 3. A substance containing a resin or resembling one.
  24. resol - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      resol (ra'-ol). A disinfectant mixture of saponified wood-tar and methyl-alcohol.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      resol (re'sol). A proprietary wood-tar and potashsoap preparation: disinfectant.
  25. resorcin - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      resorcin (re-zor'-sin). See resorcinol.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      resorcin (re-zor'sin). Resorcinol.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      resorcin (re-zor'sin). A whitish, crystalline diatomic phenol, C,H((OH)2: isomeric with hydroquinon and pyrocatechin, and produced by fusing sodium benzene disulphonate with sodium hydroxid. It is soluble in water, ether, alcohol, chloroform, etc., and is used as an antiseptic and antipyretic, in a 2 per cent, solution for spraying the throat in whooping-cough and hay-fever, and in ointments for skin diseases. Dose, a-io gr. (0.133-0.666 gm.). r. monoacelate, euresol.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      resorcin (re-zor'sin). Resorcinol.
  26. restiform - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      restiform (res'tif^rm) [L. res'tis rope + for'mt form]. Shaped like a rope. See under body.
  27. restis - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      restis (res'-tis) [L., "a rope"]. The restiform body.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      res'tis [L. rope.] Corpus restiforme.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      restis (res'tis), pi. res'tes [L. " rope "]. Same u restibrachium.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      res'tis [L. rope.] Corpus restiforme.
  28. resupinate - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      resupinate (re-su'-pin-&t) [re, again; supinare, to bend backward]. Turned in a direction opposite to normal; as an ovary with its apex downward.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      resu'pinate. i. To supinate, to turn on the back. 2. Supinated; lying on the back, supine.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      resu'pinate. i. To supinate, to turn on the back. 2. Supinated; lying on the back, supine.
  29. resupination - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      resupina'tion. Supination; lying, or turning over, on the back.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      resupination (re"su-pin-a'shun) [L. resv fins'n to turn on the back], i. The act of turning upon the back or dorsum. 2. The position of one lying upon the back.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      resupina'tion. Supination; lying, or turning over, on the back.
  30. reticula - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      reticula (ret-ik'-u-lah) [pi. of reticulum, a network]. The preferred name for formatio reticularis.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      retic'ula. j. Plural of L. reticulum. 3. Formatio reticularis (a).
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      reticula (re-tik'u-lah) [L. " a little net"]. A fibrous network connected with the lateral edge of the posterior gray horn of the cord.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      retic'ula. j. Plural of L. reticulum. 3. Formatio reticularis (a).
  31. reticulitis - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      reticulitis (re-tik-u-li'tis). Inflammation of the reticulum of a ruminant animal.
  32. retrocecal - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      retrocecal (rt-trosc'-kal). Pertaining to the back of the cecum.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      retrocecal (re-tro-se'kal). Behind the cecum.
  33. retrocedent - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      retrocedent (re-tro-se'-dent) [retro-; cedere, to go]. Going back; disappearing from the surface, r. gout, a form of gout in which the joint-in flam ma tion suddenly disappears and is replaced by affections of the internal organs.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      retroce'dent [L. retro, backward, + cedere, to go.] Going back. r. gout, an attack of gout in which the articular symptoms subside with involvement of some internal organ, such as the stomach.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      retrocedent (re-tro-se'dent) [L. retroce'drns going back], i. Going back, or returning. 5. Disappearing from the surface and affecting some interior organ.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      retroce'dent [L. retro, backward, + cedere, to go.] Going back. r. gout, an attack of gout in which the articular symptoms subside with involvement of some internal organ, such as the stomach.
  34. retrodisplacement - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      retrodisplace'ment. Any backward displacement, such as retroversion or retroflexion of the uterus.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      retrodisplacement (re"tro-dis-plas'ment). A backward displacement.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      retrodisplace'ment. Any backward displacement, such as retroversion or retroflexion of the uterus.
  35. retroflected - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      retroflected (re-tro-jlek'-ted). Same as retroflexed.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      retroflec'ted [L. retro, backward, + fiectere, to bend.] Retroflexed.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      retroflec'ted [L. retro, backward, + fiectere, to bend.] Retroflexed.
  36. retroflexion - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      retroflexion (re-tro-flek'-shun) [retro-; flexion], The state of being bent backward, r. of the uterus. a condition in which the uterus is bent backward upon itself, producing a sharp angle in its axis.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      retroflex'ion. Retroflection, backward bending, as of the uterus when the body is bent back, forming an angle with the cervix.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      retroflexion (re-tro-flek'shun) [L. retroflafie]. The bending of an organ so that its top is thrust back.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      retroflex'ion. Retroflection, backward bending, as of the uterus when the body is bent back, forming an angle with the cervix.
  37. retrojection - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      retrojec'tion [L. retro, backward, + jacere, to throw.] The washing out of a cavity by the backward flow of an injected fluid.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      retrojection (re-tro-jek'shun). Irrigacer of a canal from within outward b? stream carried by a tube to the deep par; of the canal. [Lat., retro, backward, jacere, to throw.]
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      retrojec'tion [L. retro, backward, + jacere, to throw.] The washing out of a cavity by the backward flow of an injected fluid.
  38. retropharynx - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      retropharynx (re-tro-far'-inks). ~ The posterior portion of the pharynx.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      retrophar'ynx. The posterior part of the pharynx.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      retrophar'ynx. The posterior part of the pharynx.
  39. rhexis - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      rhexis (rek'sis) [L.; Gr. MM- Tne rupture of an organ or a vessel.
  40. rhigolene - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      rhigolene (rig'-o-len) [plyot, cold]. A very volatile liquid obtained from petroleum by distillation, and used as a local anesthetic. Its rapid evaporation freezes and benumbs the part upon which it is sprayed.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      rhigolene (rig'o-lSn) [G. rhigos, cold, 4- elaion, oil.] A very volatile liquid obtained in the distillation of petroleum; employed as a local anesthetic, its rapid evaporation, when sprayed on the skin, causing a freezing of the tissues, rhi'nal [G. rhis(rhin-~), nose.] Relating to the nose,
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      rhigolene (rig'o-len) [Gr. /.i'-,% cold]. A light, inflammable petroleum distillate composed of butane and certain hydrocarbons. It evaporates rapidly, producing a lowering of the temperature of the surface from which it evaporates. It is used as a local freezing anesthetic for minor surgical operations.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      rhigolene (rig'o-lSn) [G. rhigos, cold, 4- elaion, oil.] A very volatile liquid obtained in the distillation of petroleum; employed as a local anesthetic, its rapid evaporation, when sprayed on the skin, causing a freezing of the tissues, rhi'nal [G. rhis(rhin-~), nose.] Relating to the nose,
  41. rhinalgia - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      rhinalgia (ri-nal'-je-ah) [rhin-; AX-yat, pain]. Pain in the nose.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      rhinalgia (ri-nal'je-ah) [Gr. fa nose + 4X-y<w pain]. Pain in the nose.
  42. rhinencephalon - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      rhinenceph'alon [G. rhis(rhin-), nose, +
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      rhinencephalon (ri-nen-sef'al-on) [Gr. fa nose + lyn(ipa\os brain]. The olfactory portion of the brain.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      rhinenceph'alon [G. rhis(rhin-), nose, +
  43. rhineurynter - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      rhineurynter (ri-nu-rin'-ter) [rhin-; cBpfocv. to dilate], A distensible bag or sac which is inflated after insertion into the nostril.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      rhineurynter (ri-nu-riu'ter) [G. rhis(rhin-), nose, -f euryno, I dilate.] A dilatable bag used to mats pressure within the nostril to arrest a profuse epistaxis.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      rhineurynter (rin-u-rin'ter) [Gr. fa nose + ri>p6vtui to widen]. A dilatable rubber bag for distending a nostril.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      rhineurynter (ri-nu-riu'ter) [G. rhis(rhin-), nose, -f euryno, I dilate.] A dilatable bag used to mats pressure within the nostril to arrest a profuse epistaxis.
  44. rhinion - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      rhinion (rin'-e-on) [j>b, nose]. The lower point of the suture between the nasal bones. See under craniometric point.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      rhinion (rinl-on) [G. rhinion, nostril.] A craniometric point, the lower end of the suture between the nasal bones, punctum nasale inferius,
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      rhinion (rin'e-on). The lower point of the suture between the nasal bones. [Gr-, rinion, dim. of ris, the nose.]
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      rhinion (rin'e-on) [Gr. friviov nostril]. The lower end of the suture between the nasal bones.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      rhinion (rinl-on) [G. rhinion, nostril.] A craniometric point, the lower end of the suture between the nasal bones, punctum nasale inferius,
  45. rhinolalia - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      rhinolalia (ri-no-la'-le-ah) [rhino-; XoXtA, speech]. A nasal tone in the voice due to nasal defect. The imperfect articulation may be due to undue closure (rhinolalia clausa) or to undue patulousness (rhinolalia aperta) of the posterior nares.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      rhinola'lia [G. rhis(rhin-), nose, + lalia, talking.] Nasal speech, rhinophonia, rhinism; it may be caused by abnormal size of the posterior nasal apertures, r. aper'ta, or by partial or complete closure of the same, r. clau'sa.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      rhinolalia (ri-no-la'le-ah) [Gr. fa nose + XoXtA speech]. A nasal quality of voice due to some disease or defect of the nasal passages, r. aper'ta, that which is caused by undue patency of the posterior nares. r. clau'sa, that which is due to undue closure of the nasal passages.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      rhinola'lia [G. rhis(rhin-), nose, + lalia, talking.] Nasal speech, rhinophonia, rhinism; it may be caused by abnormal size of the posterior nasal apertures, r. aper'ta, or by partial or complete closure of the same, r. clau'sa.
  46. rhinolaryngitis - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      rhinolaryngitis (ri-no-lar-in-ji'(je')tis) [G. rhis (rhin-), nose, + larynx(Iaryng-) + -itis.] Inflammation of the nasal and laryngeal mucous membranes.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      rhinolaryngitis (ri"no-lar-in-ji'tis). Inflammation of the mucous membrane of the nose and larynx.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      rhinolaryngitis (ri-no-lar-in-ji'(je')tis) [G. rhis (rhin-), nose, + larynx(Iaryng-) + -itis.] Inflammation of the nasal and laryngeal mucous membranes.
  47. rhomboideus - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      rhomboideus (rom-boid'-e-us). See under muscle.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      rhomboideus (rom-bo-id'e-us). See under miunbs.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      rhomboideus (rom-bo-id'e-us). See under miunbs.
  48. ridgel - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      ridgel (<;;'v,M [origin uncertain]. A male Animal having one testicle removed or wanting.
  49. ring-bone - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      ring-bone. A bony deposit on the pastern of a horse, forming a more or less complete ring around the bone; occurring just above the coronet, it is called low ring-bone, in the middle of the pastern. high ring-bone, false r.-b., an exostosis on the middle or upper part of the long pastern bone in the horse.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      ring-bone (ring'bSn). A bone-like callus on the pastern bone of a horse, resulting from inflammation. Frequently it extends into the interphalangeal joints, causing lameness. When the joint is not involved, the condition is sometimes called false ring-bone, low r-b. See buttress foot, under foot.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      ring-bone. A bony deposit on the pastern of a horse, forming a more or less complete ring around the bone; occurring just above the coronet, it is called low ring-bone, in the middle of the pastern. high ring-bone, false r.-b., an exostosis on the middle or upper part of the long pastern bone in the horse.
  50. risorius - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      risorius (ri-so'-re-us) [ridere, to laugh]. Laughing. r. muscle. See under muscle.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      risorius (ri-saw'rl-us) [L. risor, a laugher.] See under musculus.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      risorius (ri-so're-us) [L.]. See muscles, table of.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      risorius (ri-saw'rl-us) [L. risor, a laugher.] See under musculus.
  51. ristin - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      ristin. The monobenzoic acid ester of ethylene glycoll; it has been recommended in scabies.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      ristin (ris'tin). Ethyleneglycol monobenzoate: used in scabies.
  52. rivulose - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      rivulose (riv'u-l6s) [L. rivus, a brook.] Marked by irregular wavy lines, like the rivers on a map; noting the appearance of a bacterial colony.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      rivulose (riv'u-Ios) [L. ri'vns brook]. Marked by wavy lines: said of bacterial colonies.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      rivulose (riv'u-l6s) [L. rivus, a brook.] Marked by irregular wavy lines, like the rivers on a map; noting the appearance of a bacterial colony.
  53. roentgenize - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      roentgenize (rent'gen-iz). To apply the Roentgen rays in diagnosis or treatment.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      roentgenize (rent'gen-iz). To apply the Roentgen rays in diagnosis or treatment.
  54. rosein - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      rosein (ro'ze-in). Fuchsin.
  55. roseolous - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      roseolous (ro-ze1-o-lus) [roseus, rosy]. Having the character of roseola.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      roseolous (ro-ze'o-lus). Relating to or resembling roseola.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      roseolous (ro-ze'o-lus). Relating to or resembling roseola.
  56. rostrate - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      rostrate (ros'-trat) [rostrum]. Furnished with a beak or beak-like process.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      ros'trate [L. rostratus.] Having a beak or hook.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      rostrate (ros'trat) [L. rostra'tus beaked]. Having a beak-like process.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      ros'trate [L. rostratus.] Having a beak or hook.
  57. rostriform - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      rostriform (ros -trif-orm) [rostrum, beak-; forma, form]. Shaped like a rostrum.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      ros'triform [L. rostrum, beak, + forma, form.] Beak-shaped.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      rostriform (ros'trif-orm) [L. ros'trum beak t for'ma form]. Shaped like a beak.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      ros'triform [L. rostrum, beak, + forma, form.] Beak-shaped.
  58. rubedo - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      rubedo (roo^be'-do) [ruber, red]. Any diffused redness of the skin.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      rube'do [L. redness.] A temporary redness or flushing of the skin, blushing.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      rubedo (ru-be'do) [1, ]. Blushing or other redness of the skin.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      rube'do [L. redness.] A temporary redness or flushing of the skin, blushing.
  59. rubiginous - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      rubiginous (r^>-i>ij'-in-us) [rubiginosus, rusty]. Rust-colored.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      rubiginous (ru-bij'in-us) [L. rubigo, rust.] Rusty, of the color of iron rust.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      rubiginous (ru-bij'in-us) [L. rubigo, rust.] Rusty, of the color of iron rust.
  60. rubigo - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      rubigo (roo-W'-fo) [L.l. Rust.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      rubi'go [L.] Rxist, mildew.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      rubigo (ru-bi'go). Latin for rust. rubin (ru'bin). Same as fuchsin. Bubinat water (ru'bin-at). See under water. Buhner's test (roob'nerz) [Max. Rubner, physiologist in Berlin, born 1854]. See under tests. rubor (ru'bor) [L. " redness"]. Redness due to
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      rubi'go [L.] Rxist, mildew.
  61. rubrospinal - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      rubrospi'nal. Relating to the red nucleus and the spinal cord. r. system, the linking of the reel nucleus with the opposite side of the spinal cord by means of the r. tract, or Monakoff's bundle. r. tract, see under tract.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      rubrospi'nal. Relating to the red nucleus and the spinal cord. r. system, the linking of the reel nucleus with the opposite side of the spinal cord by means of the r. tract, or Monakoff's bundle. r. tract, see under tract.
  62. rugine - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      rugine (ru-zhen') [I'r.] Periosteum elevator, raspatory.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      rugine (roo-zhJn'). A raspatory.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      rugine (ru-zhen') [I'r.] Periosteum elevator, raspatory.
  63. rugitus - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      rugitus (roo-gi'-lus). See bombus.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      ru'gitus [L. roaring.] Borborygmus, intestinal rumbling.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      rugitus (ru'jit-us) [L. "roaring"]. Rumbling in the intestines.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      ru'gitus [L. roaring.] Borborygmus, intestinal rumbling.
  64. rugous - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      rugous (roo'-gus). Sec rugose.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      ru'gous. Rugose.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      ru'gous. Rugose.
  65. rupial - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      rupial (roo'-pe-al) [rupia]. Resembling or characterized by rupia.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      ru'pial. Relating to rupia.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      rupial (ru'pe-al). Pertaining to, resembling, or due to, rupia.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      ru'pial. Relating to rupia.