onychia definition

  • noun:
    • A whitlow.
    • An affection of a finger or toe, attended with ulceration within foot of the nail, and terminating in destruction of nail.
    • A whitlow.
    • An affection of a finger or toe, went to with ulceration in the root of the nail, and terminating in the destruction associated with the nail.
    • Suppurative swelling in distance into the finger-nail. See paronychia.
    • In emtom.: A genus of lepidopterous bugs, founded by Hübner in 1816.
    • A genus of cynipidous hymenopterous insects of the subfamily Figitinæ, launched by Walker in 1835.
    • A genus of cephalopods.
    • Plural of onychium.

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