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Definition of the noun TOFUS
What does TOFUS mean as a name of something?
- One of the mineral concretions usually about the joints, occurring chiefly in gouty persons.
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by Allan Pentecost
Tofus is an ambiguous term which seems to have been applied to a range of soft rocks. Ovid compared it with pumice, as a material unsuitable for building and Plinius wrote; 'e reliqua multitudine lapidum tofus aedif1cis inutilis est mortatilate, ...
tofus, asoft stone.] Tuff,tuf,n. generally volcanic tuff, the name given to the comminuted rock débrisejected from a volcanic orifice. [Fr. tuf, tuffe—It. tufo, tufa—L. tofus.] Tuft,tuft,n.a green knoll: a grove, clump. [A.S toft—Ice.
Chambers Pocket Dictionary (1992)
[Ital, from Lat tofus, soft stone] tuff n a rock composed of fine volcanic ...
Body Parts, Sicknesses, Instruments, and Medicinal Preparations by Juhani Norri
[ CL tofus ...
A Lexicon of Alchemy (2014)
by Martin Rulandus
A yellowish Stone, light, like the gravelstone Tofus; also of ...
by Carl von Linné, William Turton
Lexicon Medicum (1860)
Medical Dictionary by Robert Hooper
Tofus 425. Flemen. Order III. EXTUBERANTIAE. 426.
Containing an Explanation of the Terms in Anatomy, Botany, Chemistry, Materia Medica, Midwifery, Mineralogy, Pharmacy, Physiology, Practice of Physic, Surgery, and the Various Branches of Natural Philosophy Connected with Medicine ... by Robert Hooper
Tofus 457. Stigma 4:25. Flemen. 458.
Comprising an Accurate and Popular View of the Present Improved State of Human Knowledge : Illustrated with Upwards of 150 Elegant Engravings. I - N by William Nicholson
Exostoses Hyperostosis Paedarthrocace Encystis Staphyloma Staphylosis Fungus Tofus Flemen ORDER III. 426. Verruca 427.
Being a Philosophical Classification of All the Homophonic Words of the English Language; Containing Also Separate Classifications of Geographical, Mythological, Biographical, Scientific and Technical Homophonic Words to be Used in the Application of the Phreno-mnemotechnic Principles by Francis Fauvel-Gouraud
180—Advice, adviso, advise, diffuse, tofus, devise, devious, device, dove-house, edifice, out-face, out-voice, typhus, white-face, deface. 181—Devoid, defeat, deified, devoto, davit, daft, devotee, deviate, devout, divide, edified, out-vote, tophet, ...
A Library of Universal Knowledge and an Unabridged Dictionary of the English Language ...
tofus, tufa. Sp. toba: F. luf]: originally a light porous rock composed of cemented scoriae and ashes ejected from a volcano; now any porous vesicular com'' TUFACEOUs, a tit-fa'shits , ...
Medical Lexicon. A New Dictionary of Medical Science, containing a concise account of the various subjects and terms, ... and formulae for ... preparations etc. Third edition (1844)
TOPHUS, Tofus, Toplm'ceous Concre'tion. A collection of hard, calcareous matter, which forms, ...
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Scrabble value of T1O1F4U1S1
The value of this 5-letter word is 8 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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