Definition of Bunion

1. Noun. A painful swelling of the bursa of the first joint of the big toe.

Generic synonyms: Lump, Puffiness, Swelling



Definition of Bunion

1. n. Same as Bunyon.

Definition of Bunion

1. Noun. (pathology) A bump or bulge on the first joint of the big toe caused by the swelling of a sac of fluid under the skin. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Bunion

1. a painful swelling of the foot [n -S]

Medical Definition of Bunion

1. A swelling or deformity at the head of the first metatarsal of the great toe (big toe). (27 Sep 1997)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Bunion

bunglingly
bunglings
bungo
bungpagga
bungs
bungstarter
bungstarters
bungy
bungy jumping
bungy jumpings
bunia
buniah
buniahs
buniak
bunias
bunion (current term)
bunionectomy
bunions
bunitrolol 4-hydroxylase
bunjara
bunjaras
bunje
bunjee
bunjees
bunjes
bunji-bunji
bunjie
bunjies
bunjy
bunk

Literary usage of Bunion

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1. A Manual for the Practice of Surgery by Thomas Bryant (1881)
"bursa lias formed, it may inflame or suppurate, and give rise to troublesome con- -ncli as will be described under "bunion." A corn is called " soft" when ..."

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