Medical Dictionary

hemorrhoid


hemorrhoid

noun hem·or·rhoid

Definition of HEMORRHOID

:  a mass of dilated veins in swollen tissue at the margin of the anus or nearby within the rectum—usually used in plural; called also piles

Variants of HEMORRHOID

hem·or·rhoid or chiefly British haem·or·rhoid \ˈhem-(ə-)ˌrid\
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