Definition of podagra in English:

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podagra

Pronunciation: /pɒˈdaɡrə/
/ˈpɒdəɡrə/

noun

[mass noun] Medicine
Gout of the foot, especially the big toe.
Example sentences
  • Selmer had for several years had podagra and a heart problem.
  • Within 12 hours it became red, swollen and extremely painful, and before I knew it, I had podagra.

Derivatives

podagral

Pronunciation: /pəˈdaɡrəl/
adjective

podagric

adjective

podagrous

adjective

Origin

Middle English: from Latin, from Greek pous, pod- 'foot' + agra 'seizure'.

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