miliary definition

  • adjective:
    • obtaining the appearance of millet seeds.
    • Pathology Characterized by the clear presence of tiny skin surface damage which have the scale and look of millet seeds.
    • Of or related to millet seeds
    • Having small lesions which are the design and size of millet seeds
    • Like millet seeds.
    • associated with an eruption like millet seeds.
    • Small and numerous.
  • noun:
    • among tiny tubercles of Echinus ocean urchins.
    • among little tubercles of Echini.
    • inside Echinoidea, the really small tubercles at first glance of the test which act as basics for lower spines.
  • others:
    • Resembling millet-seeds, particularly in dimensions (about some millimeters in diameter); followed by structures with this dimensions: as, miliary glands; miliary tuberculosis; miliary temperature. See gland, tuberculosis, fever.

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