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podagra

Syllabification: po·dag·ra
Pronunciation: /pəˈdaɡrə
 
/

Definition of podagra in English:

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.

Origin

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

Derivatives

podagral

1
adjective

podagric

2
adjective

podagrous

3
adjective

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