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tu·ber·cu·lar

 (to͝o-bûr′kyə-lər, tyo͝o-)
adj.
1. Of, relating to, or covered with tubercles; tuberculate.
2. Of, relating to, or affected with tuberculosis.
n.
A person having tuberculosis.
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tubercular

(tjʊˈbɜːkjʊlə)
adj
1. (Pathology) of, relating to, or symptomatic of tuberculosis
2. (Pathology) of or relating to a tubercle or tubercles
3. (Pathology) characterized by the presence of tubercles
n
(Pathology) a person with tuberculosis
tuˈbercularly adv
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tu•ber•cu•lar

(tʊˈbɜr kyə lər, tyʊ-)

adj. Also, tuberculous.
1. pertaining to or infected with tuberculosis.
2. of, pertaining to, or of the nature of a tubercle or tubercles.
n.
3. a person affected with tuberculosis.
[1790–1800]
tu•ber′cu•lar•ly, adv.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.tubercular - a person with pulmonary tuberculosis
diseased person, sick person, sufferer - a person suffering from an illness
Adj.1.tubercular - characterized by the presence of tuberculosis lesions or tuberclestubercular - characterized by the presence of tuberculosis lesions or tubercles; "tubercular leprosy"
2.tubercular - pertaining to or of the nature of a normal tuberosity or tubercletubercular - pertaining to or of the nature of a normal tuberosity or tubercle; "a tubercular process for the attachment of a ligament or muscle"
3.tubercular - relating to tuberculosis or those suffering from ittubercular - relating to tuberculosis or those suffering from it; "a tubercular hospital"
4.tubercular - constituting or afflicted with or caused by tuberculosis or the tubercle bacillustubercular - constituting or afflicted with or caused by tuberculosis or the tubercle bacillus; "a tubercular child"; "tuberculous patients"; "tubercular meningitis"
ill, sick - affected by an impairment of normal physical or mental function; "ill from the monotony of his suffering"
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tubercular

adjective
Relating to or afflicted with tuberculosis:
consumptive (no longer in scientific use), phthisic (no longer in scientific use), phthisical (no longer in scientific use), tuberculate, tuberculous.
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Translations
tuberculeus

tubercular

[tjʊˈbɜːkjʊləʳ] ADJtubercular (Med) → tuberculoso
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tubercular

[tjuːˈbɜːrkjʊlər] adjtuberculeux/euse
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

tubercular

adjtuberkulös
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tubercular

[tjʊˈbɜːkjʊləʳ] adjtubercolare
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References in classic literature ?
From the twisted fingers, which was the anaesthetic form, produced by nerve-disintegration, to the corrugated lion forehead (again anaesthetic), his eyes flashed to the swelling under the right arm-pit and his brain diagnosed it as the tubercular form.
If you were a sociable person, he was quite willing to enter into conversation with you, and to explain to you the deadly nature of the ptomaines which are found in tubercular pork; and while he was talking with you you could hardly be so ungrateful as to notice that a dozen carcasses were passing him untouched.
Internally, bloodroot was given as drops to combat asthma, croup, whooping cough, pneumonia, emphysema and to halt bleeding in tubercular lungs.
Among the topics are biomechanics of the thoracic spinal column, post-traumatic deformity, fungal and tubercular infections of the thoracic spine, classifications of thoracic spinal fractures, and neuro-navigation for complex thoracic spine surgery.
Many researchers have used it for distinction between tubercular disease and non tubercular disease in ascitic and pleural fluids.
CSF LDH, and CPK are produced by bacterial infection and tissue damage and are not affected by blood LDH or CPK concentration and have an advantage over CSF glucose in differentiating bacterial meningitis and tubercular meningitis from aseptic meningitis.
Ziehl-Neelsen staining was positive for acid-fast bacilli (figure 3) and a diagnosis of a tubercular abscess was made.
Hepatic tuberculosis in the form of tubercular liver abscess is an unusual manifestation butseen commonly in immune-compromised patients.
She said her son was sentenced to death in 2009, and contracted tubercular meningitis at the Faisalabad Central Jail due to its unhygienic conditions.
Soon after he died from tubercular meningitis, HA@buterne would lean backwards out the fifth-story open window of her parents' home and topple to the pavement.