bubo definition

  • noun:
    • An inflamed, tender swelling of a lymph node, particularly in the region of the armpit or groin, that is characteristic of specific infections, including bubonic plague and syphilis.
    • An inflamed inflammation of a lymph node, especially in the armpit or even the groin, considering contamination eg bubonic plague, gonorrhea, tuberculosis or syphilis.
    • An inflammation, with enhancement, of a lymphatic gland, esp. in the crotch, like in syphilis.
    • In medicine, an inflammatory inflammation of a lymphatic gland, especially including arises inside groin from venereal infection.
    • A genus of huge owls with conspicuous plumicorns, relatively small ear-aperture, partial facial disk, and feathered feet.
    • a lymph node that's inflamed and inflamed considering plague or gonorrhea or tuberculosis
    • a genus of Strigidae

Related Sources

  • Sentence for "bubo"
  • Cross Reference for "bubo"
  • Medical Dictionary for "bubo"
    • An enlarged lymph node this is…
    • View More
101 votes

How would you define bubo?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!