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parulis

[puh-roo-lis] /pəˈru lɪs/
noun, Pathology
1.
Origin
< Neo-Latin < Greek paroulís, equivalent to par- par- + -oulis, derivative of oûlon gum
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parulis

/pəˈruːlɪs/
noun (pl) -lides (-lɪˌdiːz)
1.
(pathol) another name for gumboil
Word Origin
C19: from para-1 + Greek oulon gum
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