nidus definition

  • noun:
    • A nest, specifically one for the eggs of bugs, spiders, or little pets.
    • A cavity where spores develop.
    • Pathology A central point or focus of microbial development in a full time income system.
    • A point or place where one thing originates, accumulates, or develops, once the center around which salts of calcium, the crystals, or bile acid form calculi.
    • A nest for bugs or little creatures
    • A locus of disease in an organism
    • An originating point for a phenomenon

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