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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An ingrowing nail.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. toenail having its free tip or edges embedded in the surrounding flesh


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  • I agree--far too pretty a word for an ingrown toenail. Blecch.

    November 11, 2007

  • Should be an Egyptian goddess.

    November 10, 2007

  • Ingrown toenail.

    November 10, 2007