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Definition 1: low-growing annual or perennial herbs or woody plants; whitlowworts - [noun denoting plant]

Synonyms for paronychia in the sense of this definition

(paronychia is a kind of ...) genus of relatively early dicotyledonous plants including mostly flowers

(paronychia is a member of ...) any of various low-growing tufted plants of the genus Paronychia having tiny greenish flowers and usually whorled leaves; widespread throughout warm regions of both Old and New Worlds; formerly thought to cure whitlows (suppurative infections around a fingernail)

(... is a member of paronychia) large family of herbs or subshrubs (usually with stems swollen at the nodes)

Definition 2: infection in the tissues adjacent to a nail on a finger or toe - [noun denoting state]

(paronychia is a kind of ...) the pathological state resulting from the invasion of the body by pathogenic microorganisms

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