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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. swelling from excessive accumulation of watery fluid in cells, tissues, or serous cavities;
[syn: edema, oedema, hydrops, dropsy]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

oedema \oe*de"ma\, n. [NL., from Gr. ? a swelling, tumor, fr. ? to swell.] (Med.) A swelling from effusion of watery fluid in the cellular tissue beneath the skin or mucous membrance; dropsy of the subcutaneous cellular tissue. [Written also edema.] [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Edema \E*de"ma\, n. [NL.] (Med.) Same as [oe]dema. Edematous
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

edema n 1: swelling from excessive accumulation of watery fluid in cells, tissues, or serous cavities [syn: edema, oedema, hydrops, dropsy]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

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