Why was clemency trending last week?
"characterized by swelling in the groin," by 1795, from Latin bubo (genitive bubonis) "swelling of lymph glands" (in the groin), from Greek boubon "the groin; swelling in the groin" + -ic. Bubonic plague attested by 1827.
bubonic bu·bon·ic (bōō-bŏn'ĭk, byōō-)
Of or relating to a bubo.