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Definition of "bursal" [bur•sal]

  • Of, pertaining to, or resembling, a bursa. (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "bursal" in a sentence
  • "Meanwhile, abate or not, cash must be had; and for that quite another sort of Edicts, namely 'bursal' or fiscal ones."
  • "If the distended sheath, or bursal enlargement, is caused by a direct injury or strain, cold bandages should be applied and the part given as complete rest as possible."
  • "-- Upon the internal surface of the bursal membrane is first noticed a slight inflammatory hyperæmia, accompanied by more or less swelling and tumefaction, owing to its infiltration with inflammatory exudate."
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