Pronunciation: (too-bûr'kyu-lur, tyoo-), [key]
1. pertaining to tuberculosis; tuberculous.
2. of, pertaining to, or of the nature of a tubercle or tubercles.
3. characterized by or having tubercles.
a tuberculous person.
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