Marchiafava-Bignami disease Mar·chia·fa·va-Bi·gna·mi disease (mär'kyə-fä'və-bĭ-nyä'mē, -bē-)
Degeneration of the corpus callosum, characterized by mental deterioration, dementia, and convulsions, and occurring predominately in chronic alcoholics.
|a calculus or concretion found in the stomach or intestines of certain animals, esp. ruminants, formerly reputed to be an effective remedy for poison.|
|a stew of meat, vegetables, potatoes, etc.|