Definition of Bougie. Meaning of Bougie. Synonyms of Bougie

Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Bougie. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Bougie and, of course, Bougie synonyms and on the right images related to the word Bougie.

Definition of Bougie

Bougie
Bougie Bou*gie", n. [F. bougie wax candle, bougie, fr. Bougie, Bugia, a town of North Africa, from which these candles were first imported into Europe.] 1. (Surg.) A long, flexible instrument, that is Note: introduced into the urethra, esophagus, etc., to remove obstructions, or for the other purposes. It was originally made of waxed linen rolled into cylindrical form. 2. (Pharm.) A long slender rod consisting of gelatin or some other substance that melts at the temperature of the body. It is impregnated with medicine, and designed for introduction into urethra, etc.

Meaning of Bougie from wikipedia

- (/bɪˈdʒaɪə/; Arabic: بِجَايَة‎, Bijayah; Kabyle: B****et, V****et), formerly Bougie and Bugia, is a Mediterranean port city on the Gulf of Béjaïa in Algeria;...
- Bougie is the city of Béjaïa, Algeria. Bougie may also refer to: Christine Bougie, Canadian musician, member of Romi Mayes' band Craig Bougie, musician...
- Sarcoidosis (also known as Besnier-Boeck-Schaumann disease) is a disease involving abnormal collections of inflammatory cells that form lumps known as...
- Psoriasis is a long-lasting, noncontagious autoimmune disease characterized by raised areas of abnormal skin. These areas are red, or purple on some people...
- Joseph Jean "Tizon" Bougie (January 11, 1886 – October 19, 1918) was a Canadian professional ice hockey and baseball player. He pla**** one game with the...
- La Bougie du Sapeur (French: [la bu.ʒi dy sa.pœʁ]) is a French satirical newspaper launched in 1980 that is published only on Leap Day, making it the world's...
- Béjaïa (formerly Bougie) from a small fishing village into a larger, fortified town. Renamed al-Nasiriya to honor the emir, Bougie developed into a sophisticated...
- Louis-Pierre Bougie (16 August 1946 - 10 January 2021) was a Canadian painter and printmaker specialized in engraving and etching. He developed his knowledge...
- patients with narrow strictures, as they may curl proximal to the obstruction. Bougie over guidewire dilators are used at the time of gastroscopy or fluoroscopy...
- The Capture of Béjaïa or Capture of Bougie occurred in 1555 when Salah Rais, the Ottoman ruler of Algiers, took the city of Béjaïa from the Spaniards....