Dubois abscesses Du·bois abscesses (dōō-bwä’, dyōō-)
Small cysts of the thymus, especially associated with congenital syphilis. Also called thymic abscesses.
noun A seemingly innocent place where clandestine activity may be shielded; drop [Underworld 1970s+ fr espionage; fr Russian, ”oak tree”]
[doo-buh-ney, dyoo-] /ˌdu bəˈneɪ, ˌdyu-/ Trademark. 1. a brand of sweet, red or white, aromatized wine, used chiefly as an apéritif. noun 2. (lowercase) a deep purple-red color. adjective 3. (lowercase) of the color dubonnet. /djuːˈbɒneɪ/ noun 1. /djuːˈbɒneɪ/ noun 1. trademark a sweet usually red apéritif wine flavoured with quinine and cinchona n. sweet […]
[doo-bohs; French dy-baws] /duˈboʊs; French düˈbɔs/ noun 1. René Jules [ruh-ney joolz;; French ruh-ney zhyl] /rəˈneɪ dʒulz;; French rəˈneɪ ʒül/ (Show IPA), 1901–82, U.S. bacteriologist, born in France: early advocate of ecological concern. Dubos Du·bos (dōō-bôs’, -bō’, dü-), René Jules. 1901-1982. French-born American bacteriologist noted for his research on natural antibiotics, tuberculosis, and environmental factors […]
- Dubowitz score
Dubowitz score Du·bo·witz score (dōō’bə-wĭts’, dyōō’- ) n. A method of clinical assessment in the newborn from birth until five days old that includes neurological criteria for the infant’s maturity and other physical criteria to determine gestational age.