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  1. vaccinable - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      vaccinable (vak'-sin-a-b!) [vaccine]. Susceptible of successful vaccination.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      vac'cinable. Susceptible to the action of vaccine.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      vaccinable (vak-sin'a-bl). Susceptible of being successfully vaccinated.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      vac'cinable. Susceptible to the action of vaccine.
  2. vaccinifer - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      vaccinifer (vak-sin'-if-er) [vaccine; fare, to bear). A person or animal from whom vaccine-virus is taken; a vaccine-point.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      vaccin'ifer [L. vaccina + ferre, to carry.] i. The person from whom the vaccine was derived in the former practice of arm-to-arm vaccination.* 2. A vaccine-point or similar device used in vaccination.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      vaccin'ifer [L. vaccina + ferre, to carry.] i. The person from whom the vaccine was derived in the former practice of arm-to-arm vaccination.* 2. A vaccine-point or similar device used in vaccination.
  3. vacciniform - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      vacciniform (vak-sin'-if-crm) [vaccine; forma, form). Resembljng vaccinia.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      vaccin'iform [L. vaccina + forma, fonn.j Resenbling cowpox
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      vacciniform (vak-sin'if-orm). Resembling vaccinia, or cow-pox.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      vaccin'iform [L. vaccina + forma, fonn.j Resenbling cowpox
  4. vacciniola - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      vacciniola (mk-sin-i'-o-lah) [dim. of vaccinia], A secondary eruption, sometimes following vaccinia, and resembling the eruption of smallpox.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      vaccini'ola [L. dim. of vaccina.] A secondmry general eruption sometimes following the local vaccine eruption.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      vacciniola (vak-sin-e-o'lah) [diminutive of i-acfinin]. A secondary form of vesicle appearing after yaccination, and resembling the rash of small-pox.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      vaccini'ola [L. dim. of vaccina.] A secondmry general eruption sometimes following the local vaccine eruption.
  5. vaccinist - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      vaccinist (vak'-sin-isf). A practiser or defender of vaccination; one who believes in the efficacy of vaccination.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      vac'cinist. i. A vaccinator (r). a. A vaccinationist.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      vac'cinist. i. A vaccinator (r). a. A vaccinationist.
  6. vaccinization - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      vaccinization (vak-sin-i-za'-shun). Thorough vaccination by repeated inoculations.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      vacciniza'tion. Vaccination repeated at short intervals until it will no longer take.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      vaccinization (vak"sin-iz-a'shun). Vaccination persistently repeated until the virus has no perceptible effect.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      vacciniza'tion. Vaccination repeated at short intervals until it will no longer take.
  7. vaccinoid - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      vaccinoid (vak'-sin-oif) [vaccine; tllot, form]. Resembling vaccinia; vaccinella.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      vaccinoid (vak/sin-oyd). Spurious or modified vaccination.
  8. vaccinophobia - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      vaccinophobia (vak-sin-o-fo'-be-ah) [vaccine; 4><0oj, fear]. Morbid dread of vaccination.
  9. vaccinostyle - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      vaccinostyle (vak-sin'o-stll). A small lance used in vaccination.
  10. vaginate - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      vaginate (vaj'-in-at) [see vaginant]. Sheathed.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      vaginate (vaj'in-at). I. To ensheathe, to enclose in a sheath, i. Ensheathed, provided with a sheath.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      vaginate (yaj'in-it) [L. tagina'lus sheathed]. Provided with a sheath.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      vaginate (vaj'in-at). I. To ensheathe, to enclose in a sheath, i. Ensheathed, provided with a sheath.
  11. valeral - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      valeral (paT-w-o/), CUHiCOH. Isovaleric aldehyde, or amyl aldehyde, an oxidation product of amyl alcohol.
  12. valerene - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      valerene (ral'-ur-Pn). Amylene.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      val'erene. Amylene.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      valerene (val'er-en). A principle obtainable from the oil of valerian.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      val'erene. Amylene.
  13. valerianate - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      valerianate (val-e'-re-an-at\, A salt of valerianic acid; those of ammonium, iron, quinine, and zinc are official.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      vale'rianate. A salt of valerianic add, valerate.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      valerianate (va-le're-an-at). Any salt of valerianic acid.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      vale'rianate. A salt of valerianic add, valerate.
  14. valerol - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      valerol (val'-er-ol). A clear oily liquid of unpleasant odor, obtained from valerian; valerian camphor.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      val'erol. A colorless oily liquid of disagreeable odor, obtained from valerian.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      valerol (val'er-ol). That part of oil of valerian which boils between 205° and 2150 C.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      valerol (val'er-ol). A clear oily substance, CuHi0O2(CaH,MO), from valerian. It has a strong, unpleasant odor.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      val'erol. A colorless oily liquid of disagreeable odor, obtained from valerian.
  15. valeryl - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      valeryl (val'-er-it). The radical C»H»O. v.-phenetidin, C«H4(OCtH«)NH . C»H>O; it is sedative and antineuralgic. Dose 8-15 gr. (0.5-1.0 Gm.),
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      val'eryl. An oily liquid derived from various valerianates. v. hydride, valeral.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      valeryl (val'er-il). An old name for the radicle, CtHt.CO, contained in valerianic acid.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      val'eryl. An oily liquid derived from various valerianates. v. hydride, valeral.
  16. valerylene - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      valerylene (vaTer-il-en). A hydrocarbon of the acetylene series, CHj.CiCCtHj.
  17. valonia - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      valonia (ral-o'-ne-ah) \fl&a»ot, an acorn). The acorn cups of Qutrcus agilops; it is used as an astringent in diarrhea.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      valo'nia [G. balanos, an acom.] Acorn-caps of Querctts agilops, an oak of Asia Minor and Greece, containing a large proportion of tannin.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      valo'nia [G. balanos, an acom.] Acorn-caps of Querctts agilops, an oak of Asia Minor and Greece, containing a large proportion of tannin.
  18. valvate - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      val'vate. Valvular, relating to or provided with a valve.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      valvate (val'vat). Pertaining to or having valves.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      val'vate. Valvular, relating to or provided with a valve.
  19. valviform - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      valviform (vtil'-tif-frm) [valva, valve; forma, form]. Valvular.
  20. valvotomy - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      valvotomy (val-voi'-o-me) \r,il-n, valve; rop4. incision). Cutting a valve; especially the valves of the rectum.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      valvot'omy [L. valva, valve, + G. toml, incision.] Dichidotomy, cutting through a valve; specifically an incision of too large or rigid rectal folds.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      valvotomy (val-vot'o-mc) [L. val'va valve + Gr. Tou+ cut]. The operation of cutting a valve; especially, Houston's valves of the rectum.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      valvot'omy [L. valva, valve, + G. toml, incision.] Dichidotomy, cutting through a valve; specifically an incision of too large or rigid rectal folds.
  21. valvula - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      valvula (val'-i-u-ltth) [dim. of vmlva, a valve; '•/.. valvula], i. A small valve, a. The superior medullary velum, v. bicuspidalis, the mitral valve, v. cteci or coli, the ileocecal valve, v. cerebetli, valve of Vieussens. v. Eustachii, the Eustachian valve. v. fossae nayicularis, the valve of Guerin. v. Ucrimalis inferior, the plica lacrimalis or valve of Hasner. 7. processus venniformis, a fold of mucous membrane at the opening of the appendiceal canal, v. pylori, circular fold of mucous membrane at the pytoric orifice, v. semilunaris, one of the semilunar valve leaflets of the heart, v. sinus coronarii, the coronary valve or valve of Thebesius. v. sinus sinistri, the interauricular valve, v. spiralis, the valve of Heister. v. tricuspidalis, the tricuspid valve, v. vaginae, the hymen, v. venae cayse inferioris, the Eustachian valve, v. vestibuli sinistra, the right venous valve of the embryonic heart.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      val'vula [L. dim. of valva.] i. A valve, especially one of small size. 2. Valve of Vieussens, velum* medullare anterius [BNA]. v. bicuspida'lis [BNA], bicuspid valve, mitral valve, left auriculoventricular valve, the valve closing the orifice between the left auricle (atrium) and ventricle of the heart; its two cusps are called anterior and posterior, v. co'li [BNA], ileocecal valve, two folds of mucous membrane, formed by a projection of the termination of the ileum into the cavity of the large intestine, guarding the orifice so as to prevent regurgitation of the intestinal contents, v. conni'vens, pi. val'vula connivcn'tes, plicas circulares [BNA]. v. foram'inis ova'lis [BNA], a fold projecting into the left auricle from the margin of the foramen ovale in the fetus; when, with beginning inspiration, the blood pressure within the left auricle (atrium) increases, the valve closes and its edges become adherent to the margin of the foramen ovale, occluding it. v. fos'sae navicula'ris [BNA], Guerin's fold, a fold of mucous membrane sometimes found in the roof of the fossa navicularis urethras, v. mitra'lis, v. bicuspidalis. v. proces'sus vermifor'mis [BNA], a fold of mucous membrane at the opening of the vermiform appendix into the cecum. v. prostat'ica, Mercier's barrier, the enlarged middle lobe of the prostate, v. pylor'i [BNA], a prominent fold of mucous membrane at the pyloric orifice of the stomach, enclosing the sphincter pylori. v. semiluna'ris [BNA], one of three semilunar segments serving as the three cusps of a valve preventing regurgitation at the beginning of the aorta; a similar valve guards the entrance of the pulmonary artery; the segments are named, respectively, v. s. anterior, dcxlra, and sinistra in the right ventricle, and v. s. posterior, dexlra, and sinistra in the left ventricle, v.<span class=
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      val'vula [L. dim. of valva.] i. A valve, especially one of small size. 2. Valve of Vieussens, velum* medullare anterius [BNA]. v. bicuspida'lis [BNA], bicuspid valve, mitral valve, left auriculoventricular valve, the valve closing the orifice between the left auricle (atrium) and ventricle of the heart; its two cusps are called anterior and posterior, v. co'li [BNA], ileocecal valve, two folds of mucous membrane, formed by a projection of the termination of the ileum into the cavity of the large intestine, guarding the orifice so as to prevent regurgitation of the intestinal contents, v. conni'vens, pi. val'vula connivcn'tes, plicas circulares [BNA]. v. foram'inis ova'lis [BNA], a fold projecting into the left auricle from the margin of the foramen ovale in the fetus; when, with beginning inspiration, the blood pressure within the left auricle (atrium) increases, the valve closes and its edges become adherent to the margin of the foramen ovale, occluding it. v. fos'sae navicula'ris [BNA], Guerin's fold, a fold of mucous membrane sometimes found in the roof of the fossa navicularis urethras, v. mitra'lis, v. bicuspidalis. v. proces'sus vermifor'mis [BNA], a fold of mucous membrane at the opening of the vermiform appendix into the cecum. v. prostat'ica, Mercier's barrier, the enlarged middle lobe of the prostate, v. pylor'i [BNA], a prominent fold of mucous membrane at the pyloric orifice of the stomach, enclosing the sphincter pylori. v. semiluna'ris [BNA], one of three semilunar segments serving as the three cusps of a valve preventing regurgitation at the beginning of the aorta; a similar valve guards the entrance of the pulmonary artery; the segments are named, respectively, v. s. anterior, dcxlra, and sinistra in the right ventricle, and v. s. posterior, dexlra, and sinistra in the left ventricle, v.<span class=
  22. valvulotomy - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      valvulotomy (val-vu-Iot'o-me). The operation of incising Houston's valves of tie rectum. [Lat., valvula, dim. of valve, -r Gr., tome, a cutting.]
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      valvulotomy (val-vu-lot'o-me). Valvotomy.
  23. valylene - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      valylene (valf-il-en) C»H«. A hydrocarbon with an alliaceous odor, a homologue of vinyl acetylene; pen tone.
  24. vanillism - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      vanillism (ran-il'-izm) [vanilla], A form of dermatitis characterized by marked itching, occurring among vanilla workers.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      vanillism (van-il'izm). Dermatitis, coryza, and malaise from handling vanilla.
  25. vaporarium - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      vaporarium (va-par-a'-rt-um) [L.]. A vapor-bath; an establishment for giving vapor-baths.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      vapora'rium. Vaporium.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      vaporarium (va-por-a're-um) [L.]. An apparatus for treating certain diseases by the local application of beat and cold.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      vapora'rium. Vaporium.
  26. vaporish - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      vaporish (va'-por-ish). Hysterical, splenetic.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      va'porish. Hypochondriacal, hysterical, melancholic, splenetic, notional.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      vaporish (va'por-ish). Splenetic or hysteric.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      va'porish. Hypochondriacal, hysterical, melancholic, splenetic, notional.
  27. varication - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      varication (wr-ik-n'-*hun) [rarix, varix]. The formation of a varix; a system of varices.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      varica'tion. The formation or presence of varices.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      varica'tion. The formation or presence of varices.
  28. varicelloid - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      varicell'oid [L. varicella + G. eidos, resemblance.] Varicelliform.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      varicelloid (var-is-el'oid) [varicella + Gr. «IJoj form). Resembling varicella.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      varicell'oid [L. varicella + G. eidos, resemblance.] Varicelliform.
  29. variciform - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      variciform (rar-is'-i-form) [varix; forma, a formf.. Having the form of a varix.
  30. varicocele - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      varicocele (var'-ik-o-sel) [varix; MJXi?, a tumor]. Dilatation of the veins of the spermatic cord, forming a soft, elastic swelling, v., ovarian, varicosity of the veins of the broad ligament, v., utero-ovarian, a varicose condition of the veins of the pampiniform plexus in the broad ligament.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      varicocele (vart-ko-sel) [L. varix(varic-) + G. kele, tumor, hernia.] Hernia varicosa; a varicose enlargement of the veins of the spermatic cord, causing a boggy tumor of the scrotum, ova'rian v., tu'bo-ova'rian v., u"tero-ova'rian v., a varicose condition of the pampiniform plexus in the broad ligament.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      varicocele (var'ik-o-sil) [L. vafrix varix + Gr. (tAXn tumor). A varicose condition of the veins of the spermatic cord, forming a swelling that feels like a bag of worms, and accompanied by a dragging pain, ovarian v., a varicose state of the veins of the broad ligament, utero-ovarian T., a varicose condition of the veins of the pampiniform plexus of the female.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      varicocele (vart-ko-sel) [L. varix(varic-) + G. kele, tumor, hernia.] Hernia varicosa; a varicose enlargement of the veins of the spermatic cord, causing a boggy tumor of the scrotum, ova'rian v., tu'bo-ova'rian v., u"tero-ova'rian v., a varicose condition of the pampiniform plexus in the broad ligament.
  31. varicocelectomy - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      varicocelectomy (var-ik-o-se-lek'-to-me) (varicocele; furring, excision]. Excision of a varicocele.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      varicocelec'tomy [varicocele + G. ektome, excision.] An operation for the relief of a varicocele by excision of a portion of the scrotum with ligature of the dilated veins.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      varicocelectomy (var"ik-o-se-lek'to-me) [raricocele + Gr. {ktoji^ excision]. The excision of a part of the scrotum and the enlarged veins for varicocele.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      varicocelec'tomy [varicocele + G. ektome, excision.] An operation for the relief of a varicocele by excision of a portion of the scrotum with ligature of the dilated veins.
  32. variolar - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      variolar (va-ri'-o-lar) [variola]. Pertaining to smallpox.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      variolar (var-i'o-lar). Pertaining to small-pox.
  33. variolic - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      variolic (var-e-ol'-ik) [variola]. Pocky, variolous.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      variol'ic. Variolar, variolous.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      variolic (var-e-ol'ik). Variolar.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      variol'ic. Variolar, variolous.
  34. variolization - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      variolization. See variolation,
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      variolization (va-re"o-li-za'shun). Variolation.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      variolization (va"re-o-liz-a'shun). See variolation.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      variolization (va-re"o-li-za'shun). Variolation.
  35. variolous - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      variolous (var-i'-o-lus) [variola]. Pertaining to or having the nature of variola.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      variolous (va-re'o-lus). Pertaining to or of the nature of small-pox.
  36. varisse - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      varisse (va-risr). A lump on the inner side of the / hind leg of a horse.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      varisse (va-rSs') [G. varix.] A small tumor on the inner aspect of the hind leg of a horse.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      varisse (var-isO- A lump on the inner surface of a horse's hind leg.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      varisse (va-rSs') [G. varix.] A small tumor on the inner aspect of the hind leg of a horse.
  37. varus - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      varus (va'-rus). A condition in which the foot is turned inward. See talipes varus. and acne.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      va'rus [L. knock-kneed.] i. Originally a knockkneed man, now employed in the opposite sense— a bowlegged person; see valgus. I. Talipes* varus. 3. [L. vartts, a pimple.] Any papular eruption, acne. v. com'edo, comedo.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      va'rus. A deformity characterized by inversion of the foot. [Lat., varus, bent, stretched, or grown inward.]
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      va'rus [L. knock-kneed.] i. Originally a knockkneed man, now employed in the opposite sense— a bowlegged person; see valgus. I. Talipes* varus. 3. [L. vartts, a pimple.] Any papular eruption, acne. v. com'edo, comedo.
  38. vasifactive - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      vasifactive (vas-if-ak'-tiv) [vas; facere, to make]. Giving rise to new blood-vessels.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      vasifac'tive [L. vas, vessel, + jacere, to make.] Forming new blood-vessels, noting certain cells in newly organized tissues.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      vasifactive (va-sif-ak'tiv) [L. tas vessel + fatfert to make]. Forming new blood-vessels or vascular tissue. See cell.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      vasifac'tive [L. vas, vessel, + jacere, to make.] Forming new blood-vessels, noting certain cells in newly organized tissues.
  39. vasoinhibitor - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      vasoinhibitor (va-zo-in-hib*-it-or} [vaso-; inhibere, to inhibit). A drug or agent tending to inhibit the action of the vasomotor nerves.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      vasoinhibitor (vaz-o-in-hibl-tor). An agent which restricts or prevents the functioning of the vasomotor nerves, resulting in passive dilatation of the blood-vessels.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      vasoinhibitor (vaz-o-in-hibl-tor). An agent which restricts or prevents the functioning of the vasomotor nerves, resulting in passive dilatation of the blood-vessels.
  40. vasoligation - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      vasoligation (va-so-li-ga'-shnn) [vas; ligation], Ligation of the vas deferens.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      vasoligation (va"so-li-ga'shun). Ligation of the vas deferens.
  41. vasotribe - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      vasotribe (ya'-zo-trib) [fxuo-; rplftttv, to grind]. An instrument for controlling hemorrhages; an angiotribe.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      vasotribe (vaz'o-trlb) [L. vas, vessel, + G. tribe, I crush.] Angiotribe.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      vasotribe (vaz'o-trlb) [L. vas, vessel, + G. tribe, I crush.] Angiotribe.
  42. vection - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      vection (vek'shun) [L. vectio, conveyance.] The transference of the germs of disease from the sick to the well, circumferen'tial v., transference by means of an intermediate host. direct' v., radial v. imme'diate v., radial v. indirect' v., circumferential v. me'diate v., circumferential v. ra'dial v., direct transference from the sick or a carrier to the well without the mediation of another host.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      vection (vek'shun) [L. vec'tio a carrying]. The carrying of disease germs from an infected person to a well person. It is circumferential, indirect, or mediate when carried by an intermediate host; direct, immediate, or radial when transferred directly from one person to another, vectis (vek'tis) [L. from ve'here to carry]. A curved lever for making traction upon the fetal head in labor.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      vection (vek'shun) [L. vectio, conveyance.] The transference of the germs of disease from the sick to the well, circumferen'tial v., transference by means of an intermediate host. direct' v., radial v. imme'diate v., radial v. indirect' v., circumferential v. me'diate v., circumferential v. ra'dial v., direct transference from the sick or a carrier to the well without the mediation of another host.
  43. vegetality - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      vegetality (ttj-e-tal'-it-e) [vtgetare, to quicken]. The possession of vegetal functions (q. v.); the opposite of animality.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      vegetality (vej-et-arit-«). The aggregate of phenomena that are common to animals and plants.
  44. velamen - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      velamen (ve-la'-men) [L.J. A veH or covering membrane, v. nativum, the skin. v. vulve, the Hottentot apron; see apron.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      velamen (ve-la'men). A covering; a veil; in the pi., velamina, the meninges of the brain, v. vulvae. See pudendal apron, under apron, [Lat, vclare, to cover.]
  45. velamentous - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      velamentous (vcl-am-en'-tus) [vtfamcn]. Resembling a veil.
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      velamentous (ve-la-men'tus). Expanded in the form of a sheet or veil. v. insertion, separation of the umbilical vessels before reaching the placenta to which they come enclosed each in a fold of amnion.
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      velamentous (vel-am-en'tus). Resembling a veil or a cover, v. insertion. A condition in which the vessels uniting to form the umbilical cord run, for a considerable distance, from the surface of the placenta in the chorion before forming the cord. [Lat., velum, a veil, from velare, to cover.]
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      velamentous (ve-la-men'tus). Expanded in the form of a sheet or veil. v. insertion, separation of the umbilical vessels before reaching the placenta to which they come enclosed each in a fold of amnion.
  46. vellication - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      vellication (vel-ik-a1'-shun) [vellicare, to twitch]. Spasmodic twitching of muscular fibers.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      vellica'tion. Twitching, fibrillary muscular spasm, vell'osine. Pareirine, an alkaloid in the bark, fruit, and leaves of Geissospermum vellozii. a plant of Brazil; it has antiperiodic properties. vellus olivte inferioris (vel'us o-le'va in-fa-rf-o'ris) [L. vellus, fleece.) A band of nerve fibers surrounding the inferior olive.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      vellica'tion. Twitching, fibrillary muscular spasm, vell'osine. Pareirine, an alkaloid in the bark, fruit, and leaves of Geissospermum vellozii. a plant of Brazil; it has antiperiodic properties. vellus olivte inferioris (vel'us o-le'va in-fa-rf-o'ris) [L. vellus, fleece.) A band of nerve fibers surrounding the inferior olive.
  47. veneniferous - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      veneniferous (ve-ne-nif'er-us) [L. venenum, poison, + ferre, to carry. ] Conveying poison.
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      veneniferous (ven-e-nif'er-us) [L. vene'num poison . + fer're to bear]. Carrying poison.
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      veneniferous (ve-ne-nif'er-us) [L. venenum, poison, + ferre, to carry. ] Conveying poison.
  48. venenous - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      ven'enous [L. venen m, poison.] Poisonous.
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      venenous (ven'e-nus) [L. venent'tus]. Poisonous or toxic.
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      ven'enous [L. venen m, poison.] Poisonous.
  49. venerology - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      venerology (ven-er-ol'o-je) [venereal + Gr. \6-rot treatise]. The study or science of venereal diseases.
  50. venomization - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      venomization (ven"um-iz-a'shun). Treatment of a substance with snake venom.
  51. ventrad - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      ventrad (ven'-trad) [venter; ad, toward]. Toward the ventral aspect.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      ven'trad. Toward the belly; in human anatomy, anterior to the vertebral column.
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      ventrad (ven'trad) [L. nm'ler belly + ad to]. Toward a belly, venter, or ventral aspect.
  52. ventrofixation - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      ventrofixation (ven-tro-fiks-a'-shun) [ventro-; fixation]. The stitching of a displaced viscus to the abdominal wall.
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      ventrofixa'tion. The suture of a displaced viscus, such as the uterus, to the abdominal wall, ventrosuspension; abdominal hysteropexy, ventrohysteropexy.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      ventrofixa'tion. The suture of a displaced viscus, such as the uterus, to the abdominal wall, ventrosuspension; abdominal hysteropexy, ventrohysteropexy.
  53. ventrose - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      ventrose (ren'-tros) [ventrosus]. Having a belly, 01 a swelling like a belly (pot-belly).
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      ventrose (ven'trSs) [L. venter, belly.] i. Corpulent. a. Having a belly, or belly-like swelling.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      ventrose (ven'tros) [L. ventro'sus]. Having a belly-like expansion.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      ventrose (ven'trSs) [L. venter, belly.] i. Corpulent. a. Having a belly, or belly-like swelling.
  54. venula - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      ve'nula [L. dim. of vena.] [BNA] Venule, veinlet, a minute vein, a venous radicle continuous with a capillary.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      venula (ven'u-lah). See venule.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      ve'nula [L. dim. of vena.] [BNA] Venule, veinlet, a minute vein, a venous radicle continuous with a capillary.
  55. veratrin - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      veratrin (ver-at'rin). i. Crystalline T. or cevadin i (':•.•! I <-.\O»); a poisonous alkaloid usually obtained from cevadilla seed 2. Commercial v., an amorphous mixture of crystalline cevadin and other alkaloids. [U. S. Ph.]
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      veratrin (ve-ra'trin). A poisonous alkaloidal mixture from sabadilla. It is an irritant, stimulant, and heart depressant, and produces violent sneezing: used, for the most part, externally as a counterirritant in neuralgia and rheumatism, in the form of an ointment. Dose, g^-^ii £r. (0.0010.006 gm.).
  56. veratrize - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      veratrize. See veratrinize.
  57. verbascose - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      verbascose (ver-bas'kOs). A sugar derived from the roots of Vcrbas'cum Ikap'sus.
  58. vermiculation - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      vermiculation (vrr-mik-u-la'-shun) [vtrmis]. A worm-like motion; peristaltic motion.
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      vermicula'tion. A worm-like movement, peristalsis.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      vermicula'tion. A worm-like movement, peristalsis.
  59. vermicule - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      vermicule (ver'-mik-uV* [vermiculus, a little worm], i. A small worm. 2. A sexually produced embryo of the malarial parasite.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      vermicule (vur'mT-kul) [L. vtrmiculus, a small worm.]
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      vermicule (yer'mik-Ql). A worm-like structure. See also ookinrte.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      vermicule (vur'mT-kul) [L. vtrmiculus, a small worm.]
  60. vermifugal - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      vermifugal (ver-mif-u-gat) [vermifuge]. Having the qualities of a vermifuge; expelling worms.
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      vermif'ugal [L. vermis, worm, + fugare, to chase away.] Causing the expulsion of parasitic worms from the intestine.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      vermifugal (ver-mifu-gal) [L. ver'mis worm + fuga're to drive away). Expelling worms or intestinal animal parasites.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      vermif'ugal [L. vermis, worm, + fugare, to chase away.] Causing the expulsion of parasitic worms from the intestine.
  61. versicolor - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      versicolor (vur-sik'o-lor) [L. party colored.] Marked by several shades of color.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      versicolor (ver'sik-ol-or). i. Variegated. 2. Changing color. [Lat., veriere, to turn, + color, color.]
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      versicolor (ver-sik'o-Ior) [L. ver'tere to turn + co'lor color]. Variegated; changing color.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      versicolor (vur-sik'o-lor) [L. party colored.] Marked by several shades of color.
  62. vertebrarterial - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      vertebrarterial (ver-teb-rar-tc'-re-al) [vertebra; artery]. Giving passage to the vertebral artery, as the vertebrarterial foramina in the transverse processes of the cervical'vertebrae.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      vertebrarte'rial. Relating to a vertebra and an artery, noting the row of foramina in the transverse processes of the cervical vertebrae through which passes the vertebral artery on either side; the foramen is called also transverse foramen, costotransverse foramen, and foramen transversarium [BNA].
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      vertebrarterial (ver"teb-rahr-te're-al). Pertaining to the vertebral artery.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      vertebrarte'rial. Relating to a vertebra and an artery, noting the row of foramina in the transverse processes of the cervical vertebrae through which passes the vertebral artery on either side; the foramen is called also transverse foramen, costotransverse foramen, and foramen transversarium [BNA].
  63. vertebrated - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      ver'tebrated. t. Vertebrate, a. Jointed, com
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      vertebrated (ver'te-bra-ted). Made up of joints resembling the vertebra.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      ver'tebrated. t. Vertebrate, a. Jointed, com
  64. verticil - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      verticil (ver'-tis-il) [verticiUus, the whirl of a spindle]. In biology, a whorl; a circle of leaves, tentacles, hairs, organs, or processes radiating from an axis on the same horizontal plane.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      ver'ticil [L. verticillum, dim. of vertex, a whirl.] A whorl, a collection of similar parts radiating from a common axis.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      ver'ticil [L. verticillum, dim. of vertex, a whirl.] A whorl, a collection of similar parts radiating from a common axis.
  65. verumontanum - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      verumontanum (ver-oo-mon-ta'-num) [veru, a spit; mons, a mountain]. The caput gallinaginis, a longitudinal ridge on the floor of the prostatic urethra.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      verumonta'num [L. sera, a broach, 4- montanus, mountainous.] Colliculus seminalis [BNA].
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      verumontanum (ve"ru-mon-t»'num) [L. " mountain ridge"]. A rounded projection on the floor of the prostatic portion of the urethra. Called also caput gallinaginis.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      verumonta'num [L. sera, a broach, 4- montanus, mountainous.] Colliculus seminalis [BNA].
  66. vesanic - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      vesanic (ves-an'-ik) [vesania, unsoundnegs of mind). Relating to insanity.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      vesanic (ve-san'ik). Pertaining to strict or pure insanity, v. type. See type.
  67. vesication - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      vesication ,> ik-a'-shun) [see vesicant]. The formation of a blister; a blister.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      vesica'tion. i. The production of a blister, a. A blister.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      vesication (ves-ik-a'shun). i. The process of blistering. 2. A blistered spot or surface.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      vesica'tion. i. The production of a blister, a. A blister.
  68. vesicatory - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      vesicatory (vcs'-ik-at-o-rc) [see vesicant], x. Blistering. 2. A blistering agent.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      ves'icatory. Vesicant.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      vesicatory (ves'ik-a-to-re). See vesicant.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      vesicatory (yes'ik-at-or-e) [L. resica're to blister]. Causing vesication; blistering.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      ves'icatory. Vesicant.
  69. vesicula - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      vesicula (vcs-ik'-ii-lah) [dim. of vesica, a bladder; pi., vesicula]. A vesicle, v. fellis, the gall-bladder. T Graafiana. See follicle, Graafian. vesiculae Nabothii. See ovule (2). v. prostatica, the sinus pocularis. vesicula seminales See vesicle, seminal.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      vesicula (ves-ik'u-lah), pi. vesic'ula. Latin for vesicle, v. fel'lis, the gall-bladder. T. germinati'va, the germinal vesicle. See vesicle. v. graafla'na, a graafian vesicle. See vesicle. v. nabo'thi, Naboth's follicles. See follicle. v. ophttial mica [B N A], the optic vesicle, v. prostat ica, the sinus pocularis. v. semina'lis [B N A], the seminal vesicles. V. sero'sa. the false amnion. See amnion.
  70. vesiculitis - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      vesiculitis (res-ik-u-li'-tis) [vesicle; ira, inflammation]. Inflammation of the seminal vesicles.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      vesiculitis (ves-ik-u-li'(le')tis). Inflammation of any vesicle, specifically inflammation of a seminal vesicle.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      vesiculitis (ves"ik-u-li'tis) [L. vesic'ula vesicle + Gr. -iris inflammation]. Inflammation of a vesicle, especially of a seminal vesicle, seminal v., inflammation of a seminal vesicle.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      vesiculitis (ves-ik-u-li'(le')tis). Inflammation of any vesicle, specifically inflammation of a seminal vesicle.
  71. vestibulotomy - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      vestibulotomy (res-tib-u-lot'-o-me) (vestibule; Tom*. a, cutting]. Surgical operation, making an opening into the vestibule of the labyrinth.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      vestibulot'omy [L. vestibulum, vestibule, + G. tomf, incision.] Operation for opening into the vestibule of the labyrinth; it is called superior or inferior according as the opening is made from above or from below.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      vestibulotomy (ves-tib-u-lot'o-me) [vestibule + Gr. total a cutting]. Surgical opening of the vestibule of the inner ear.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      vestibulot'omy [L. vestibulum, vestibule, + G. tomf, incision.] Operation for opening into the vestibule of the labyrinth; it is called superior or inferior according as the opening is made from above or from below.
  72. vesuvin - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      vesuvin (ves-u'-vin) [Vesuvius, a volcano near Naples]. Bismarck-brown, triamidobenzol; a stain used in microscopy.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      vesuvin (ves-u'vin). Trimido-azobenzine hydrochlorin.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      vesuvin (ve-su'vin). Bismarck-brown, or biamido-azobenzene: used as a microscopic stain. See stains, table of.
  73. vinic - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      vinic (vi'-nik) [vinum]. Pertaining to wine; obtained from wine.
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      vi'nic [L. vinum, wine.] Relating to or derived from wine.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      vinic (vi'nik) [L. vi'num wine). Pertaining to wine.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      vi'nic [L. vinum, wine.] Relating to or derived from wine.
  74. violine - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      violine (vi'-o-len) [viola]. An emetocathartic alkaloid from Viola tricolor.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      vi'oline. An emetic alkaloid from Viola* odorala, and V. tricolor.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      vi'oline. An emetic alkaloid from Viola* odorala, and V. tricolor.
  75. viraginity - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      viraginity (vir-aj-in'-it-e) [virago, a bold manlike woman]. A form of sexual perversion in which the female individual is essentially male in her feelings and tastes.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      viragin'ity [L. virago, an amazon.] The presence of pronounced masculine qualities in a woman.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      viraginity (vi-raj-in'it-e) [L. vira'go a man-like woman]. The assumption of male characteristics by a woman.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      viragin'ity [L. virago, an amazon.] The presence of pronounced masculine qualities in a woman.
  76. viridin - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      viridin (virT-id-in) [viridis, green]. An oily substance. CuHnN. derived irom coal-tar.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      vir'idin. An oily substance, C,,H,,N, obtained by dry distillation from coal-tar and from bone-oil.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      viridin (vir'id-in). i. An oily liquid, Ci»H«N, derived from the oils obtained from the distillation of organic matter. 2. Chlorophyll.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      viridin (vir-id'in). i. An oily principle, CuH^N, distilled from bone oil and from coal-tar. 2. Same asjenin.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      vir'idin. An oily substance, C,,H,,N, obtained by dry distillation from coal-tar and from bone-oil.
  77. viridine - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      viridine (vir-id-in) [viridis, green]. An alkaloid obtained from Veratrum viride, and supposed to be identical with jervine.
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      vir'idine. Jervine.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      vir'idine. Jervine.
  78. virilescence - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      virilescence (vir-il-ts'-ens} [virile]. The assumption of male characters by an aged woman; the growth of a beard, the development of a manly voice on the part of a woman after the menopause.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      virilescence (vir-il-es'ens). The assumption of male characteristics by the female, especially in the lower animals, and not infrequently in the human when past the reproductive age.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      virilescence (vir-il-es'ens). The manifestation of male qualities in women of advanced age.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      virilescence (vir-il-es'ens). The assumption of male characteristics by the female, especially in the lower animals, and not infrequently in the human when past the reproductive age.
  79. viripotent - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      viripotent (vir-ip'-o-tenf) [vir, a man; polens, able; hence, ripe for a man}. Marriageable. The term should be used of the female only.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      viripo'tent [L. vir, man, potens, having power.] Sexually mature, noting one of the male sex.
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      viripotent (vir-ip'o-tent) [L. mripfolens; vir man + po'tens able], i. Sexually mature: said of a male. 2. Marriageable or nubile: used of the female.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      viripo'tent [L. vir, man, potens, having power.] Sexually mature, noting one of the male sex.
  80. virose - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      vir'ose. Poisonous, virulent.
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      vir'ose. Poisonous, virulent.
  81. viruliferous - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      viruliferous (vir-oo-lif'-er-us) {virus; ferre, to carry]. Containing or conveying a virus.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      virulif'erous (L. virusfyirulentus} + ferre, to carry.] Conveying virus.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      viruliferous (vir-u-lifer-us) [L. ti'rus poison •+• fer're to bear]. Conveying .or producing a virus or infective germ.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      virulif'erous (L. virusfyirulentus} + ferre, to carry.] Conveying virus.
  82. visceromotor - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      visceromotor (vis-er-o-mo'-tor). Viscerimotor.
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      visceromo'tor. [L. viscera + motor, mover.] i. Relating to or controlling movement in the viscera, noting the sympathetic nerves innervating the viscera, especially the intestines. 2. Noting a movement having a relation to the viscera, referring to reflex muscular contractions of the abdominal wall in cases of visceral disease.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      visceromotor (vis"er-o-mo'tor). Concerned in the essential movements of the viscera.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      visceromo'tor. [L. viscera + motor, mover.] i. Relating to or controlling movement in the viscera, noting the sympathetic nerves innervating the viscera, especially the intestines. 2. Noting a movement having a relation to the viscera, referring to reflex muscular contractions of the abdominal wall in cases of visceral disease.
  83. visceroptosis - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      visceroptosis (vis-er-op-to'-jis) [viscero-; »T<Senj, a falling]. Abdominal ptosis; Glenard's disease.
  84. viscin - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      viscin (vis'-in) [viscum]. A mucilaginous extract of mistletoe.
  85. visile - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      visile (viz'il). Relating to vision; specifically, noting the type of mental imagery in which the person recalls most readily that which he has seen; contrasted with audile and motile.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      visile (viz'il). Pertaining to vision; recalling most readily impression of vision.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      visile (viz'il). Relating to vision; specifically, noting the type of mental imagery in which the person recalls most readily that which he has seen; contrasted with audile and motile.
  86. vitalist - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      vi'talist. One who adheres to the doctrine of vitalism.
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      vitalist (vi'tal-ist). A believer in vitalism.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      vi'talist. One who adheres to the doctrine of vitalism.
  87. vitellary - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      vitellary (vit'-el-a-re) [vitellus, yolk]. Pertaining to the vitellus.
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      vitell'ary [L. vittllus, yolk.] Vitelline.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      vitellary (vi'tel-a-re). Pertaining to the vitellus, or yolk.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      vitell'ary [L. vittllus, yolk.] Vitelline.
  88. vitellicle - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      vitell'icle. Yolk-sac, umbilical vesicle.*
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      vitellicle (vi-tel'ik-1) [L. vilel'lus yolk]. The yolk-sac.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      vitell'icle. Yolk-sac, umbilical vesicle.*
  89. vitiliginous - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      vitiliginous (vit-il-ij'en-us). Relating to or affected with vitiligo.
  90. vitreum - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      vitreum (vit'-ie-um) [vitreus, glassy). The vitreous body of the eye; same as vitreous humor.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      vitreum (vit/re-um). The vitreous body of the eye.
  91. vitriolated - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      vitriolated (vit're-o-la-ted). Containing vitriol; containing sulphuric acid.
  92. vivisectorium - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      vivisectorium (viy-is-ek-to'-re-um) [L.]. A place or laboratory where vivisection is performed.
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      vivisecto'rium. A laboratory for animal experimentation.
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      vivisectorium (viv-is-ek-to're-um). A place for the performance of vivisection.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      vivisecto'rium. A laboratory for animal experimentation.
  93. volsella - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      volsella (ml-stl'-ah) [rrllerr, to pluck]. A forceps having one or more hooks at the end of each blade. Also called vulsella.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      volsell'a. Vulsella.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      volsella (vol-sel'ah) [L.]. A forceps with hooked blades.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      volsell'a. Vulsella.
  94. voltaism - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      voltaism (vol'-ta-ism). See galvanism.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      voltaism (vol'ta-izm). Same as galvanism.
  95. volumometer - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      volumometer (vol-u-mom'-e-ttr) [see volumetric], An apparatus used for the purpose of measuring changes in volume.
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      volumom'eter. Volumenometer.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      volumometer (vol-u-mom'et-er) [mlume + Gr. tiir inn' measure]. An instrument for measuring volume or changes in volume.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      volumom'eter. Volumenometer.
  96. volupty - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      volupty (vo-lup'te) [L. volup'tas pleasure]. Sensual enjoyment.
  97. vomerine - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      vomerine (vo'-mer-in) [vomer]. Pertaining to the vomer.
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      vo'merine. Relating to the vomer.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      vomerine (vo'mer-In). Of or pertaining to the vomer.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      vo'merine. Relating to the vomer.
  98. vomica - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      vomica (rom'-ik-ah) [vamica, an ulcer: fl., vomica]. i. A cavity formed by the breaking down of tissue; especially a cavity in the lung. 2. [vomere, to vomit]. A collection of pus in the lungs or adjacent organs that may discharge through the bronchi and mouth, v. laryngis, perichrondritis of the larynx.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      vom'ica [L. an ulcer.] i. A pulmonary cavity containing pus. a. [L. vomicus, vomiting.] Profuse expectoration of purulent matter, v. laryn'gis, laryngeal perichondritis.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      vomica (vom'ik-ah), pi. mrn'ica [L. "abscess"], i. The profuse and sudden expectoration of pus and putrescent matter. 2. An abnormal cavity in an organ, especially in the lung, by suppuration and the breaking down of tissue.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      vom'ica [L. an ulcer.] i. A pulmonary cavity containing pus. a. [L. vomicus, vomiting.] Profuse expectoration of purulent matter, v. laryn'gis, laryngeal perichondritis.
  99. vomicose - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      vomicose (vom'-ik-ts) [vomica]. Purulent; ulcerative.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      vom'icose [L. vomica, an ulcer.] Ulcerous, marked by many ulcers; profusely suppurating.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      vomicose (vom'ik-<5s). Full of ulcers; ulcerous.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      vom'icose [L. vomica, an ulcer.] Ulcerous, marked by many ulcers; profusely suppurating.
  100. vomitive - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      vomitive (vom'it-iv). Emetic.
  101. vomitory - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      vomitory (vom'-it-or-e) [vomit], i. Any agent that induces emesis. a. A vessel to receive ejecta.
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      vom'itory. Emetic.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      vomitory (vom'it-or-e). An emetic.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      vom'itory. Emetic.
  102. vomiturition - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      vomiturition (mm-H-u-rish'-un) [vomit]. Ineffectual attempt at vomiting; retching.
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      vomiturition (vom-I-tu-rish'un). Retching.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      vomiturition (vom"it-u-rish'un). Repeated ineffectual attempts at vomiting; retching.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      vomiturition (vom-I-tu-rish'un). Retching.
  103. vulneral - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      vulneral (vnl'-ner-al) [vulnus, a wound]. A proprietary salve for wounds and ulcers.
  104. vulnerant - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      vul'nerant. Vulnerating.
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      vulnerant (vul'ner-ant). Administering a wound.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      vul'nerant. Vulnerating.
  105. vulsella - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      vulsell'a [L. pincers.] Volsella, a forceps armed at the tips of the blades with sharp-pointed rectangular hooks.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      vulsell'a [L. pincers.] Volsella, a forceps armed at the tips of the blades with sharp-pointed rectangular hooks.
  106. vulvovaginal - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      vulvovaginal (vul-vo-vaj'in-al). Pertaining to the vulva and vagina.