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- 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.
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- n. pain in the kidney (usually felt in the loins)
nephro- + -algia (Wiktionary)
Theology, "-- was principally composed during the period in which he was subject to attacks of that terribly malady, nephralgia.