a person who opposes business trusts and favors unrestrained competition among businesses.
pertaining to ; tuberculous. of, relating to, or of the nature of a or . characterized by or having . a tuberculous person. Historical Examples The extract is used as a gargle, wash for ulcerous eruptions and taken internally in tubercular meningitis. Birds and Nature Vol. 11 No. 3 [March 1902] Various In Denmark in […]
an infectious disease that may affect almost any tissue of the body, especially the lungs, caused by the organism Mycobacterium tuberculosis, and characterized by tubercles. this disease when affecting the lungs; pulmonary phthisis; consumption. any disease caused by a mycobacterium. Contemporary Examples Or … whole swaths of the planet could be ravaged by drug-resistant strains […]
. affected with tuberculosis: a hospital for tuberculous people. Historical Examples Finally the tuberculous tissue breaks down and liquefies, resulting in the formation of a cold abscess. Manual of Surgery Alexis Thomson and Alexander Miles The sides of the face, and round the eyes, are bare and tuberculous. Reptiles and Birds Louis Figuier We’re tuberculous […]
a swollen part; swelling; protuberance. an uncontrolled, abnormal, circumscribed growth of cells in any animal or plant tissue; neoplasm. Archaic. inflated pride; haughtiness. pompous language; bombast. Contemporary Examples That something unexpected was a tumor the size of a grapefruit in his chest. When Harry Met Cancer Itay Hod April 9, 2014 But the reasoning only […]