carious

adjective car·i·ous \ ˈker-ē-əs \

Definition of carious

: affected with caries

Origin and Etymology of carious

Latin cariosus, from caries


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carious

adjective car·i·ous \ ˈkar-ē-əs, ˈker- \

medical Definition of carious

: affected with caries
  • carious teeth

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