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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [ad-n-op-uh-thee]
    • /ˌæd nˈɒp ə θi/
    • /ˌadənˈɒpəθi/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [ad-n-op-uh-thee]
    • /ˌæd nˈɒp ə θi/

Definitions of adenopathy word

  • noun adenopathy enlargement of the lymph nodes 3
  • noun adenopathy enlargement of a gland 3
  • noun adenopathy enlargement or disease of the glands, especially the lymphatic glands: a patient with prominent adenopathy. See also lymphadenopathy. 1
  • noun adenopathy Swelling or enlargement of the glands (especially the lymph nodes); any glandular disease. 1

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Origin of adenopathy

First appearance:

before 1875
One of the 25% newest English words
First recorded in 1875-80; adeno- + -pathy

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Parts of speech for Adenopathy


adenopathy popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 68% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
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