Definition of pseudotuberculosis in English:

pseudotuberculosis

noun

Medicine
  • Any disease producing granulomatous inflammation similar to that of tuberculosis; especially caseous lymphadenitis of sheep, caused by Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis, and yersiniosis.

Origin

Late 19th century. From pseudo- + tuberculosis, probably after French pseudo-tuberculose or German Pseudotuberculose.

Pronunciation

pseudotuberculosis

/ˌs(j)uːdəʊt(j)ʊˌbəːkjʊˈləʊsɪs//ˌs(j)uːdəʊtʃʊˌbəːkjʊˈləʊsɪs/