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Meaning of "tuberculoid" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF TUBERCULOID

tuberculoid  [tjʊˈbɜːkjʊˌlɔɪd] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF TUBERCULOID

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

WHAT DOES TUBERCULOID MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of tuberculoid in the English dictionary

The definition of tuberculoid in the dictionary is in the form of a tubercle. Other definition of tuberculoid is of or relating to a type of leprosy with some symptoms similar to tuberculosis.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH TUBERCULOID


alkaloid
ˈælkəˌlɔɪd
amygdaloid
əˈmɪɡdəˌlɔɪd
amyloid
ˈæmɪˌlɔɪd
celluloid
ˈsɛljʊˌlɔɪd
crystalloid
ˈkrɪstəˌlɔɪd
hyaloid
ˈhaɪəˌlɔɪd
hyperboloid
haɪˈpɜːbəˌlɔɪd
liguloid
ˈlɪɡjʊˌlɔɪd
limuloid
ˈlɪmjʊˌlɔɪd
metalloid
ˈmɛtəˌlɔɪd
mongoloid
ˈmɒŋɡəˌlɔɪd
myeloid
ˈmaɪɪˌlɔɪd
oceloid
ˈɒsɪˌlɔɪd
paraboloid
pəˈræbəˌlɔɪd
petaloid
ˈpɛtəˌlɔɪd
planuloid
ˈplænjʊˌlɔɪd
sipunculoid
saɪˈpʌŋkjʊˌlɔɪd
tentacle-like
tenˈtækjʊˌlɔɪd
tentaculoid
tenˈtækjʊˌlɔɪd
vibraculoid
vaɪˈbrækjʊˌlɔɪd

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE TUBERCULOID

tubercula
tubercular
tubercular meningitis
tubercularly
tuberculate
tuberculately
tuberculation
tuberculin
tuberculin-tested
tuberculisation
tuberculise
tuberculization
tuberculize
tuberculoma
tuberculomata
tuberculose
tuberculosis
tuberculous
tuberculously
tuberculum

WORDS THAT END LIKE TUBERCULOID

allopolyploid
aneuploid
Australoid
colloid
cycloid
diploid
erysipeloid
euploid
haloid
haploid
hexaploid
hydrocolloid
keloid
loid
mytiloid
polyploid
styloid
tabloid
tetraploid
triploid

Synonyms and antonyms of tuberculoid in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «tuberculoid» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF TUBERCULOID

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

Translator English - Chinese

结核
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

tuberculoide
570 millions of speakers

English

tuberculoid
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

गुलिकाभ
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

شبيه الدرنة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

туберкулоидной
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

tuberculóide
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

tuberculoid
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

tuberculoïde
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Tuberculoid
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

tuberkuloide
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

結核
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

결핵
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Tuberculoid
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

tuberculoid
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

tuberculoid
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

क्षयरोग
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

tüberküloid
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

tubercoloide
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

tuberculoid
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

туберкулоідной
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

tuberculoide
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

tuberculoid
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

tuberculoid
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

tuberculoid
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

tuberculoid
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of tuberculoid

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «TUBERCULOID»

The term «tuberculoid» is normally little used and occupies the 126.717 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «TUBERCULOID» OVER TIME

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «TUBERCULOID»

Discover the use of tuberculoid in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to tuberculoid and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
The Granulomatous Disorders
Fig. 12.9. Thickened greater auricular nerve in tuberculoid leprosy. non- caseating epithelioid cell granulomas are a characteristic feature. In sarcoidosis these granulomas are multi- systemic, whereas they are confined to the skin and nerve in ...
D. Geraint James, A. Zumla, 1999
2
District Laboratory Practice in Tropical Countries
to M leprae. ln the tuberculoid form there is a high level of T cell immune response whereas in the lep- romatous form, cellular immune responses are poor or absent. Between these two extreme forms there is a borderline form which shows ...
Monica Cheesbrough, 2006
3
Textbook of Microbiology & Immunology
Tuberculoid Leprosy Large macular lesions in cooler regions of the skin Not very infectious CM I intact As disease progresses Lepromatous Leprosy . Extensive erythematous lesions with destruction of skin • Very low CM I • Highly infectious ...
Parija, 2009
4
Burket's Oral Medicine
In tuberculoid leprosy, cell-mediated immunity is strong, whereas little or no antibody is produced. Clinically, the disease is localized to a few sites and the lepromin test is positive. Histologically, bacilli are scanty in the lesions and there are ...
Lester William Burket, Martin S. Greenberg, Michael Glick, 2008
5
Textbook of Clinical Dermatology
It is only later during the evolving immune responses that well formed clinical groups namely Tuberculoid Tuberculoid (TT), Borderline Tuberculoid (BT), Borderline Borderline (BB), Borderline Lepromatous (BL), Lepro- matous Lepromatous ...
Sehgal, 2004
6
Goldman's Cecil Medicine,Expert Consult Premium Edition -- ...
Tuberculoid leprosy. A single large lesion with irregular, raised, erythematous borders and a depressed, hypopigmented center is shown. (From Hansen's disease [leprosy]. In: James WD, Berger TG, Elston DM, eds. Andrews' Diseases of the ...
Lee Goldman (MD.), Andrew I. Schafer, 2012
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Cecil Medicine: Expert Consult - Online
Tuberculoid leprosy. A single large lesion with irregular, raised, erythematous borders and a depressed, hypopigmented center is shown. (From Hansen's disease [leprosy]. In: James WD, Berger TG, Elston DM, eds. Andrews' Diseases of the ...
Lee Goldman, Andrew I. Schafer, 2011
8
Clinical Leprosy
On the other hand, the other one divides pure neural cases into lepromatous ( bacteriologically positive) and tuberculoid (bacteriologically negative). Similarly, maculo-anaesthetic has been given due importance in Indian Leprologists' ...
Sehgal, 2004
9
Conn's Current Therapy 2013: Expert Consult: Online
IPresence of large lesions indicates downgrading of the disease from a higher spectrumv Abbreviations: AFB : acid fast bacilli; BB : borderline borderline leprosy; BL : borderline lepromatous leprosy; BT : borderline tuberculoid leprosy;  ...
Edward T. Bope, Rick D. Kellerman, 2012
10
Practical Orthopaedic Exmntion Made Easy
WHO- Single lesion paucibacillary (SLPB), paucibacillary (PB), multibacillary Ridley-Iopling (1962): True tuberculoid (TT), borderline tuberculoid (BT), borderline borderline (BB), borderline lepromatous (BL), lepromatous leprosy (LL ); modified ...
Vashney, 2012

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «TUBERCULOID»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term tuberculoid is used in the context of the following news items.
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Antigen-specific assessment of the immunological status of various …
... or absent, in the tuberculoid - tuberculoid (TT) form. The antibody titers generally increase as the disease progresses across the spectrum from the TT to the LL ... «BMC Blogs Network, May 15»
2
Ebola's stigma recalls leprosy
... Bergel suspects it could be an opportunistic metabolic disease, while others see an interaction with immune resistance that transmutes it into tuberculoid form. «Village, Feb 15»
3
The shadow of leprosy
There are five clinical types of leprosy determined by the immunity of the patients: tuberculoid, borderline tuberculoid, borderline borderline, borderline ... «The Star Online, Jan 15»
4
The Flip Side of the Fad called Tattoo
... says getting a tattoo is not only risky but also a dangerous venture which can cause “an infection with non tuberculoid mycobacteria which affects the lungs, ... «THISDAY Live, Feb 14»
5
A GNA feature by AB Kafui Kanyi
The patches and dryness of his skin were diagnosed to be symptoms of mild leprosy or Tuberculoid leprosy, also known as parcibacillary leprosy. After about ... «Ghana News Agency, Feb 14»
6
Leprosy may be declining worldwide, but eradication is still elusive
There is a full range of illness possible, from tuberculoid, a lung infection, through to lepromatous, where much of the body is affected. In the more serious cases, ... «The Globe and Mail, Sep 13»
7
Second Irish leprosy case reported
In the previous case, the patient had tuberculoid leprosy, which affects the skin, and was subsequently treated at a Dublin hospital. To date the HSE has not ... «Irish Health, Aug 13»
8
Some diseases of old, thought to be eradicated, still affect Canadians
Those who can't clear the bug get a range of disease: from tuberculoid, a minimally contagious infection primarily in the lungs, to lepromatous, “where they have ... «globalnews.ca, Jun 13»
9
The best events in Brighton, Hove and Sussex
When he saw Brighton after the storm in 1987, the city's tuberculoid skeleton revealed in its ghastly glory, he knew he had to go. In fact, a typical Sunday night in ... «The Argus, Jun 13»
10
Mid week roundup: Drownings in Cork, leprosy case, support for …
The GP registrar who examined the man in his thirties said he suffered from tuberculoid leprosy or sarcoidosis and the risk of contagion in new cases is 'small'. «Insideireland.ie, Jun 13»

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« EDUCALINGO. Tuberculoid [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/tuberculoid>. Oct 2019 ».
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