adjective ca·se·ous \ˈkā-sē-əs\

Definition of CASEOUS

:  marked by caseation; also :  cheesy 1

Origin of CASEOUS

Latin caseus cheese
First Known Use: 1661


adjective ca·se·ous \ˈkā-sē-əs\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of CASEOUS

:  marked by caseation


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