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[mil-ee-er-ee, mil-yuh-ree] /ˈmɪl iˌɛr i, ˈmɪl yə ri/

resembling millet seeds.
Pathology. accompanied by papules or vesicles resembling millet seeds:
miliary fever.
resembling or relating to millet seeds
(of a disease or skin eruption) characterized by small lesions resembling millet seeds: miliary tuberculosis

miliary mil·i·ar·y (mĭl’ē-ěr’ē)


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