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agnail


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Agnail  \Ag"nail\,  n.  [AS.  angn[ae]gl;  ange  vexation,  trouble  + 
  n[ae]gel  nail.  Cf  {Hangnail}.] 
  1.  A  corn  on  the  toe  or  foot.  [Obs.] 
 
  2.  An  inflammation  or  sore  under  or  around  the  nail;  also  a 
  hangnail. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  agnail 
  n  :  a  loose  narrow  strip  of  skin  near  the  base  of  a  fingernail; 
  tearing  it  produces  a  painful  sore  that  is  easily 
  infected  [syn:  {hangnail}] 




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