parulis

parulis

[puh-roo-lis]
noun Pathology.

Origin:
< Neo-Latin < Greek paroulís, equivalent to par- par- + -oulis, derivative of oûlon gum

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parulis (pəˈruːlɪs)
 
n , pl -lides
pathol another name for gumboil
 
[C19: from para-1 + Greek oulon gum]

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