bunion

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bun·ion

 (bŭn′yən)
n.
A painful, inflamed swelling of the bursa at the first joint of the big toe, characterized by enlargement of the joint and lateral displacement of the toe.

[Probably alteration of obsolete bunny, swelling, from Middle English bony, perhaps from Old French bugne; see bun1.]

bunion

(ˈbʌnjən)
n
(Pathology) swelling of the first joint of the big toe, which is displaced to one side. An inflamed bursa forms over the joint
[C18: perhaps from obsolete bunny a swelling, of uncertain origin]

bun•ion

(ˈbʌn yən)

n.
an inflammation of the synovial bursa of the great toe.
[1710–20]

bunion

The swelling of the joint between the big toe and first metatarsal bone, caused by wearing ill-fitting shoes.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.bunion - a painful swelling of the bursa of the first joint of the big toebunion - a painful swelling of the bursa of the first joint of the big toe
puffiness, swelling, lump - an abnormal protuberance or localized enlargement
Translations
kuří oko
knyst
vaivaisenluu
oteklina
バニオン
건막류
knöl på stortån
ตาปลาบนเท้า
nốt viêm tấy ở kẽ ngón chân cái

bunion

[ˈbʌnjən] N (Med) → juanete m

bunion

[ˈbʌnjən] noignon m (au pied)

bunion

nBallen m

bunion

[ˈbʌnjən] ncallo (al piede)

bunion

وَرَم إِبْهام القَدَم kuří oko knyst entzündeter Fußballen κάλος juanete vaivaisenluu oignon oteklina callo バニオン 건막류 eeltknobbel liktorn haluks joanete бурсит большого пальца стопы knöl på stortån ตาปลาบนเท้า yangılı ayak şişi nốt viêm tấy ở kẽ ngón chân cái 拇囊炎

bun·ion

n. bunio, juanete, infl. de la bursa en la primera coyuntura del dedo pulgar del pie. V.: Hallux valgus

bunion

n juanete m
References in periodicals archive ?
This doesn't mean that it is not a bunion though, as Dr Geller continued to explain: "When there's a deformity on the outside part of the foot, that's called a tailor's bunion which is what this appears to be."
6 A Tailor's bunion, a deformity on the end of the foot bone where it meets the toe.
or2/12 WATCH W BOTH FEET B/F TAILOR'S BUNION T/Bun WITH / c BUNION H.A.V.