bursa


bur·sa

noun \ˈbər-sə\
plural bur·sas \-səz\ or bur·sae \-ˌsē, -ˌsī\

Definition of BURSA

:  a bodily pouch or sac: as
a :  a small serous sac between a tendon and a bone
b :  bursa of fabricius
bur·sal \-səl\ adjective

Origin of BURSA

New Latin, from Medieval Latin, bag, purse — more at purse
First Known Use: 1803

Rhymes with BURSA

Bur·sa

geographical name \br-ˈsä, ˈbər-sə\

Definition of BURSA

city NW Turkey in Asia near Sea of Marmara pop 834,576

Variants of BURSA

Bur·sa or formerly Bru·sa \brü-ˈsä, ˈbrü-sə\

Rhymes with BURSA

bur·sa

noun \ˈbər-sə\   (Medical Dictionary)
plural bur·sas \-səz\ or bur·sae \-ˌsē, -ˌsī\

Medical Definition of BURSA

: a bodily pouch or sac: as a : a small serous sac between a tendon and a bone b : bursa of fabricius
bur·sal \-səl\ adjective

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