tubercular


1tu·ber·cu·lar

adjective \t-ˈbər-kyə-lər, ty-\

Definition of TUBERCULAR

1
a :  of, relating to, or affected with tuberculosis <a tubercular patient>
b :  caused by the tubercle bacillus <tubercular meningitis>
2
:  characterized by lesions that are or resemble tubercles <tubercular leprosy>
3
:  relating to, resembling, or constituting a tubercle <a tubercular lump>

First Known Use of TUBERCULAR

1799

Rhymes with TUBERCULAR

2tubercular

noun

Definition of TUBERCULAR

:  a person with tuberculosis

First Known Use of TUBERCULAR

1925

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