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lumbago

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noun lum·ba·go \ˌləm-ˈbā-(ˌ)gō\

Simple Definition of lumbago

  • : pain in the lower back

Full Definition of lumbago

  1. :  acute or chronic pain (as that caused by muscle strain) in the lower back

Examples of lumbago

  1. experiencing an attack of lumbago



Origin of lumbago

Latin, from lumbus


First Known Use: circa 1693


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lumbago

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noun lum·ba·go \ˌləm-ˈbā-(ˌ)gō\

Medical Definition of lumbago

  1. :  acute or chronic pain (as that caused by muscle strain) in the lower back




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