aphthoid

Resembling aphthae.

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aph·thoid 'af-.thȯid, 'ap- adj having the characteristics of aphthae specif resembling thrush

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aph·thoid (afґthoid) [aphtha + -oid] 1. resembling thrush; thrushlike. 2. an exanthema resembling that of thrush.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • Aphthoid — Aph thoid, a. [Aphtha + oid.] Of the nature of aphth[ae]; resembling thrush. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Aphthoid — Aph|tho|i̱d [↑Aphthe u. ↑...id] s; [e]s, e: aphthenähnlicher Ausschlag der Mundschleimhaut (durch das ↑Herpesvirus hervorgerufen) …   Das Wörterbuch medizinischer Fachausdrücke

  • aphthoid — adj. of aphthae; that resembles aphthae; that resembles thrush …   English contemporary dictionary

  • aphthoid — aph·thoid …   English syllables

  • aphthoid — ˈafˌthȯid, ˈapˌ adjective Etymology: New Latin aphtha + English oid : having the characteristics of aphthae; specifically : resembling thrush …   Useful english dictionary

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