\ˈɛlɪfˌanʃɪˌasiz], \ˈɛlɪfˌanʃɪˌasiz], \ˈɛ_l_ɪ_f_ˌa_n_ʃ_ɪ__ˌa_s_i_z]\
Definitions of ELEPHANTIASIS
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- 1914 - Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language
- 1874 - Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language
- 1846 - Medical lexicon: a dictionary of medical science
- 1916 - Appleton's medical dictionary
- 1871 - The Cabinet Dictionary of the English Language
- 1790 - A Complete Dictionary of the English Language
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By Robley Dunglison
Syn.: e. arabum, pachydermia, Barbados leg, e. indica bouknemia. An hypertrophy of the skin and subcutaneous tissue, produced by local disturbance of the circulation and confined to one member or region of the body. In tropical countries this disease occurs in connection with Filaria Bancrofti, when it is due to the obstruction of the lymph channels by filaria.
By Smith Ely Jelliffe
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- One who bears flame or light; name given to members a genus humming birds, from their being furnished with tuft flery crimson-colored feathers round neck like gorget. little flame-bearer inhabits inner side extinct volcano Chiriqui, in Veragua, about 9000 feet above the level of sea. It measures only 1/2 inches length. There are various other species, all tropical American.