cavitary

adjective cav·i·tary \ ˈka-və-ˌter-ē , -ˌte-rē \

Definition of cavitary

: of, relating to, or characterized by bodily cavitation (see cavitation b)
  • cavitary tuberculosis
  • cavitary lesions

Origin and Etymology of cavitary

cavity + 2-ary, after French cavitaire


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cavitary

adjective cav·i·tary \ ˈkav-ə-ˌter-ē \

medical Definition of cavitary

: of, relating to, or characterized by bodily cavitation
  • cavitary tuberculosis
  • cavitary lesions

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