Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. neuralgia (pain) of the kidneys

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Neuralgia of the kidneys; a disease characterized by pain in the region of the kidneys without any structural lesion of the latter.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In pathology, pain in the kidneys; renal neuralgia.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. pain in the kidney (usually felt in the loins)

Etymologies

nephro- + -algia (Wiktionary)

Examples

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.