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Meaning of LUMBAGO

Pronunciation:  lum'beygow

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  backache affecting the lumbar region or lower back; can be caused by muscle strain or arthritis or vascular insufficiency or a ruptured intervertebral disc
 

LUMBAGO is a 7 letter word that starts with L.

 

 See Also: backache

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Lum*ba"go\, n. [L., fr. lumbus loin. See {Lumbar}.]
(Med.)
A rheumatic pain in the loins and the small of the back.

 
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