Definitions for clubbing
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a condition in which the ends of toes and fingers become wide and thick; a symptom of heart or lung disease
An instance of using a club.
There was an outbreak of near-fatal clubbings in that area.
A thickening of the ends of fingers and toes.
The practice of frequenting nightclubs.
In medicine, nail clubbing is a deformity of the fingers and fingernails associated with a number of diseases, mostly of the heart and lungs. Hippocrates was probably the first to document clubbing as a sign of disease, and the phenomenon is therefore occasionally called Hippocratic fingers. Idiopathic clubbing can also occur, but is rare.
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