American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- adj. Producing or bearing tubers.
- adj. Being or resembling a tuber: a tuberous root.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Covered with knobby or wart-like prominences; knobbed.
- In botany, of the nature of or resembling a tuber; bearing tubers.
- adj. Of, relating to, resembling, or producing tubers
GNU Webster's 1913
- adj. Covered with knobby or wartlike prominences; knobbed.
- adj. (Bot.) Consisting of, or bearing, tubers; resembling a tuber.
- adj. of or relating to or resembling a tuber
“Novartis said the European Commission approved the tablet to treat patients aged three years and older who suffer from a brain tumors that are caused by a genetic disorder called tuberous sclerosis.”
“Rothberg's 14-year-old daughter, the oldest of his five kids, has a mild form of an inherited disease called tuberous sclerosis complex, a relatively rare disorder 50,000 or so Americans have it that can cause benign tumors in the heart, kidney, skin, lungs, eyes and brain, where seizures can occur.”
“He has a disease called tuberous sclerosis, and we just had brain surgery!”
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“He has a disease called tuberous sclerosis and we just had brain surgery.”
“Evan was diagnosed with a rare genetic disease called tuberous sclerosis complex, which causes benign tumors to grow in the brain and other vital organs, such as the kidneys.”
“Tuberous sclerosis complex, also known as tuberous sclerosis (TS), affects approximately one to two million people worldwide and is associated with a variety of resulting disorders including seizures, swelling in the brain (hydrocephalus), developmental delays and skin lesions,.”
“Studying a rare disorder known as tuberous sclerosis complex (TSC), researchers at Children's Hospit ...”
“It's called tuberous sclerosis, noncancerous tumors that grow in every organ.”
“A rare genetic disorder called tuberous sclerosis complex (TSC) is yielding insight into a possible cause of some neurodevelopmental disorders: structural abnormalities in neurons, or brain cells.”
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