lymphadenopathy

noun
lymph·​ade·​nop·​a·​thy | \ ˌlim-ˌfa-də-ˈnä-pə-thē How to pronounce lymphadenopathy (audio) \
plural lymphadenopathies

Definition of lymphadenopathy

: abnormal enlargement of the lymph nodes

First Known Use of lymphadenopathy

1920, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about lymphadenopathy

Time Traveler for lymphadenopathy

Time Traveler

The first known use of lymphadenopathy was in 1920

See more words from the same year

Statistics for lymphadenopathy

Cite this Entry

“Lymphadenopathy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lymphadenopathy. Accessed 14 Jun. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

Keep scrolling for more

More Definitions for lymphadenopathy

lymphadenopathy

noun
lymph·​ad·​e·​nop·​a·​thy | \ ˌlim-ˌfad-ᵊn-ˈäp-ə-thē How to pronounce lymphadenopathy (audio) \
plural lymphadenopathies

Medical Definition of lymphadenopathy

: abnormal enlargement of the lymph nodes

Other Words from lymphadenopathy

lymphadenopathic \ ˌlim-​ˌfad-​ᵊn-​ō-​ˈpath-​ik How to pronounce lymphadenopathy (audio) \ adjective

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Name that Thing: Dog Breeds

True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Typeshift

Anagram puzzles meet word search.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!