untuberculous

tuberculous

[too-bur-kyuh-luhs, tyoo-]
adjective
2.
affected with tuberculosis: a hospital for tuberculous people.

Origin:
1740–50; < Latin tūbercul(um) tubercle + -ous

tuberculously, adverb
antituberculous, adjective
nontuberculous, adjective
untuberculous, adjective
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tuberculous (tjʊˈbɜːkjʊləs)
 
adj
of or relating to tuberculosis or tubercles; tubercular
 
tuberculously
 
adv

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tuberculous tu·ber·cu·lous (tu-bûr'kyə-ləs, tyu-)
adj.

  1. Of, relating to, or having tuberculosis.

  2. Of, affected with, or caused by tubercles.

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