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scrofula

Pathol tuberculosis of the lymphatic glands

scrofula

[′skräf·yə·lə]
(medicine)
Tuberculosis of cervical lymph nodes.
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Katritzky begins by reminding us of the theatrical nature of healings rituals, such as the Royal Touch, public dissection, and public exorcisms, and their contribution to early modern political power systems.
The 49-year-old designer produced an Autumn/Winter collection with a royal touch and models displayed richly embroidered designs in navy blue, red and pale grey.
Bistro by Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf, Ganso-Shabuway, Spatzle, Zao, Kettle, Wicked, and Royal Touch.
A Royal touch Jack Dexter and the Hawk go to Ascot in great form and I'm very hopeful.
This solid wood piece with golden finishing radiates luxury for a royal touch and is part of the Aztec collection, which also includes a golden drawer chest, bedside table, and coffee table.
Pearls, a best fit for amplified and loud oversized jewellery pieces, have added a royal touch, ambiance and novelty to the jewellery fashion 2012.
Geraghty lands royal Touch Barry Geraghty enjoyed better fortune when steering home the Queen's imposing chestnut Close Touch on his jumping debut in the 2m novice hurdle, despite the four-year-old losing an offfore shoe at the start.
Summary: In celebration of Queen Elizabeth's Diamond Jubilee, a mobile app is adding a royal touch to emails, texts and tweets by suggesting words that the British monarch would be most likely to use.
Plant and drop store use Royal Touch accounting program - books are clean.
She is being snapped up by parents to provide a royal touch of entertainment for little girls across the island seeking a touch of Disney-style magic on their special day.
Like Big Ben, Stonehenge, Shakespeare and tea, England wouldn't be the same without its royal touch.

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