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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Plural form of hemorrhoid.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Livid and painful swellings formed by the dilation of the blood vessels around the margin of, or within, the anus, from which blood or mucus is occasionally discharged; piles; emerods.


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