caseous

adjective
ca·​se·​ous | \ ˈkā-sē-əs How to pronounce caseous (audio) \

Definition of caseous

: marked by caseation also : cheesy sense 1

First Known Use of caseous

1654, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for caseous

Latin caseus cheese

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“Caseous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/caseous. Accessed 22 Oct. 2021.

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caseous

adjective
ca·​se·​ous | \ ˈkā-sē-əs How to pronounce caseous (audio) \

Medical Definition of caseous

: marked by caseation

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