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Meaning of "pruriginous" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF PRURIGINOUS

pruriginous  [prʊəˈrɪdʒɪnəs] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF PRURIGINOUS

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Pruriginous is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH PRURIGINOUS


cageyness
ˈkeɪdʒɪnəs
caliginous
kəˈlɪdʒɪnəs
cauligenous
kɔːˈlɪdʒɪnəs
epigenous
ɪˈpɪdʒɪnəs
epigynous
ɪˈpɪdʒɪnəs
fuliginous
fjuːˈlɪdʒɪnəs
indigenous
ɪnˈdɪdʒɪnəs
lentiginous
lɛnˈtɪdʒɪnəs
nonindigenous
ˌnɒnɪnˈdɪdʒɪnəs
nubigenous
njuːˈbɪdʒɪnəs
polygynous
pəˈlɪdʒɪnəs
porriginous
pəˈrɪdʒɪnəs
serpiginous
sɜːˈpɪdʒɪnəs
tentiginous
tɛnˈtɪdʒɪnəs
terrigenous
tɛˈrɪdʒɪnəs
trigynous
ˈtrɪdʒɪnəs
uliginous
juːˈlɪdʒɪnəs
vertiginous
vɜːˈtɪdʒɪnəs
vitelligenous
ˌvɪtəˈlɪdʒɪnəs
vortiginous
vɔːˈtɪdʒɪnəs

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE PRURIGINOUS

prunelle
prunello
pruner
pruning
pruning hook
pruning knife
pruning knives
pruning shears
prunt
prunus
prurience
pruriency
prurient
pruriently
prurigo
pruritic
pruritus
prusik
prusik knot
prusik loop

WORDS THAT END LIKE PRURIGINOUS

aluminous
bituminous
conterminous
coterminous
gelatinous
glutinous
heinous
luminous
mountainous
mucilaginous
mucinous
mutinous
nous
numinous
oleaginous
ominous
pulchritudinous
ruinous
spinous
villainous
voluminous

Synonyms and antonyms of pruriginous in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «pruriginous» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF PRURIGINOUS

Find out the translation of pruriginous to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of pruriginous from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «pruriginous» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

pruriginous
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

pruriginosa
570 millions of speakers

English

pruriginous
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

pruriginous
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

حكاكي
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

pruriginous
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

pruriginosas
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

pruriginous
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

prurigineuse
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Pruriginous
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

pruriginösen
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

痒疹の
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

pruriginous
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Pruriginous
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

pruriginous
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

pruriginous
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

प्रुरिजिनस
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

pruriginoz
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

pruriginosa
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

pruriginous
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

pruriginous
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

pruriginoase
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

pruriginous
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

pruriginous
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

pruriginous
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

pruriginous
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of pruriginous

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «PRURIGINOUS»

The term «pruriginous» is used very little and occupies the 184.618 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «PRURIGINOUS» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about pruriginous

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «PRURIGINOUS»

Discover the use of pruriginous in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to pruriginous and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The Half-yearly Abstract of the Medical Sciences: Being a ...
You must make a clear distinction between ' prurigo,' phtheiriasis or lousiness, and what is termed a 'pruriginous eruption.' The term 'prurigo,' as generally and loosely used in England, includes these several but very distinct conditions.
William Harcourt Ranking, Charles Bland Radcliffe, William Dommett Stone, 1871
2
The Medical Times and Gazette: A Journal of Medical Science, ...
Medical Times and Gazette. looks like the bark of a tree, and feels horny and rough, but it is studded over with pruriginous papules; and pruriginous papules- - that is to say, hard knotty points with scratched tops, covered with dried blood— are ...
‎1872
3
Skin Diseases
In fact, the phenomena of a scratched skin are produced, or what is termed a " pruriginous eruption". In certain cases pruritus exists in the first place as apparently the sole disease, and in which scratching is practiced, and eruptions follow.
M. E. Douglas, 2001
4
New Trends in Allergy V
Genetic Control of Atopic Dermatitis Atopic dermatitis in the form of a pruriginous eczema appearing during the first year of life with characteristic localizations ( paws, belly, perinasal and periorbital) and association with high levels of serum IgE ...
Johannes Ring, Heidrun Behrendt, 2002
5
Cutaneous Manifestations of Endocrine Diseases
Lesions comprised features and distribution of chronic eczema with lichenfication , vesiculous and pruriginous papules together with intense pruritus (Fig. 9.2). The treatment was similar to that used in PUPPP. Pemphigoid gestationis, originally ...
Serge Jabbour, N. Stutz, Walter K.H. Krause, 2008
6
Mosby's Pathology for Massage Therapists
Various reactions that included generalized pruriginous micropapular eruption, facial edema, generalized pruriginous exanthem, exfoliative dermatitis, and generalized exanthema occurred within several hours after acetaminophen ingestion.
Susan G. Salvo, 2008
7
Popular Medicine
Pruriginous rush is characterized by intense itching, and an eruption of pimples nearly of the colour of the skin, which concrete into black scabs. It is, to a considerable extent, the disease of old age; and it is frequently induced by uncleanly ...
Reynell Coates, 1838
8
A New Medical Dictionary
Pruriginous. rash. A chronic disease of the skin marked by a'thickened condition and the presence recurring white or pale red papulcs.," Occurs usually on the extensor surfaces. Accompanied by intolerable itchin . C lassed as P. MM: or P.
George Milbry Gould
9
A practical treatise upon eczema
The pruriginous form of eczema occurs more or less in all chronic cases of scabies and phtheiriasis — the diseases due to the presence of the itch-insect (c) and the louse respectively — and often in cases of urticaria; and I believe implicitly ...
Thomas M'Call Anderson (sir.), 1863
10
Treatise on Diseases of the Skin: Founded on New Researches ...
Strophulus is a cutaneous inflammation, frequently seen in infants at the breast, characterized by pruriginous papules, red or white, of variable size, appearing successively, and most usually on the face or limbs; they disappear, and return in  ...
Pierre François Olive Rayer, 1833

NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «PRURIGINOUS»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term pruriginous is used in the context of the following news items.
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'Spring, summer eruption of elbows' indicated polymorphous light …
Lesions consisted of pruriginous, erythematous-edematous papules and plaques. Eruption occurred in spring and early summer and recurred seasonally ... «Healio, Feb 13»

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