bullous

[buhl-uhs]
adjective Pathology.
pertaining to, similar to, or characterized by bullae.

Origin:
1895–1900; bull(a) + -ous

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To bullous
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: bullon
Words Near: bullous
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for bullous
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing bullous
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Example sentences
The cause of my shortness of breath has been diagnosed as bullous emphysema.
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature