Definitions

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  • n. A femoral hernia

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Hernia in the thigh; femoral hernia .

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Femoral hernia. See hernia.

Etymologies

mero- + -cele (Wiktionary)

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  • A lovely word that is unfortunately an obsolete medical term for "femoral hernia" (harumph).

    September 3, 2008