hydrocele

noun hy·dro·cele \ ˈhī-drə-ˌsēl \

Definition of hydrocele

:an accumulation of serous fluid in a saclike cavity (such as the scrotum)

Origin and Etymology of hydrocele

Latin, from Greek hydrokēlē, from hydr- + kēlē tumor — more at -cele


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hydrocele

noun hy·dro·cele \ ˈhī-drə-ˌsēl \

medical Definition of hydrocele

:an accumulation of serous fluid in a sacculated cavity (as the scrotum)

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