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bunion


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Bunion  \Bun"ion\,  n.  (Med.) 
  Same  as  {Bunyon}. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Bunyon  \Bun"yon\,  Bunion  \Bun"ion\,  n.  [Cf.  Prov.  E.  bunny  a 
  small  swelling,  fr  OF  bugne,  It  bugna,  bugnone  See 
  {Bun}.]  (Med.) 
  An  enlargement  and  inflammation  of  a  small  membranous  sac 
  (one  of  the  burs[ae]  muscos[ae]),  usually  occurring  on  the 
  first  joint  of  the  great  toe. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  bunion 
  n  :  a  painful  swelling  of  the  bursa  of  the  first  joint  of  the 
  big  toe 




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