[mil-ee-air-ee-uh] /ˌmɪl iˈɛər i ə/
an inflammatory disease of the skin, located about the sweat glands, marked by the formation of vesicles or papules resembling millet seeds; prickly heat.
an acute itching eruption of the skin, caused by blockage of the sweat glands Nontechnical names heat rash, prickly heat
miliaria mil·i·ar·i·a (mĭl’ē-âr’ē-ə)
See heat rash.
- Miliaria rubra
miliaria rubra miliaria ru·bra (rōō’brə) n. See heat rash.
[mil-ee-er-ee, mil-yuh-ree] /ˈmɪl iˌɛr i, ˈmɪl yə ri/ adjective 1. resembling millet seeds. 2. Pathology. accompanied by papules or vesicles resembling millet seeds: miliary fever. /ˈmɪljərɪ/ adjective 1. resembling or relating to millet seeds 2. (of a disease or skin eruption) characterized by small lesions resembling millet seeds: miliary tuberculosis miliary mil·i·ar·y (mĭl’ē-ěr’ē) adj.
[mahy-greyt] /ˈmaɪ greɪt/ verb (used without object), migrated, migrating. 1. to go from one country, region, or place to another. Synonyms: move, resettle, relocate. Antonyms: remain. 2. to pass periodically from one region or climate to another, as certain birds, fishes, and animals: The birds migrate southward in the winter. 3. to shift, as from […]
- Miliary abscess
miliary abscess n. Any of numerous minute collections of pus widely disseminated throughout an area or the whole body.