Definition of strumous in English:


Line breaks: stru|mous
Pronunciation: /ˈstruːməs


  • Scrofulous.
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    • According to these literatures, the root is bitter tonic and useful in cancer and strumous disease.
    • This remedy suits syphilitic or strumous synovitis, with tendency to complete destruction of the joint.
    • They are considered to be specific in the treatment of strumous sores.


late 16th century: from Latin strumosus, from struma (see struma).

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