AskDefine | Define tubercular

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tubercular adj
1 characterized by the presence of tuberculosis lesions or tubercles; "tubercular leprosy"
2 pertaining to or of the nature of a normal tuberosity or tubercle; "a tubercular process for the attachment of a ligament or muscle"
3 relating to tuberculosis or those suffering from it; "a tubercular hospital"
4 constituting or afflicted with or caused by tuberculosis or the tubercle bacillus; "a tubercular child"; "tuberculous patients"; "tubercular meningitis" [syn: tuberculous]

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  1. Of, pertaining to, or having tuberculosis
  2. Tuberculate

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