n.1.(Med.) Hernia in the thigh; femoral hernia .
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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The nasal cavity was packed with merocele on the side of incision.
Barry graduated in 1812 with the thesis 'Merocele' and, after several hospital posts in London, joined the army in 1813.