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Rheumatic

Rheumatic Meaning & Definition
Rheumatic Definition And Meaning

What's The Definition Of Rheumatic?

[n] a person suffering with rheumatism
[adj] of or pertaining to arthritis; "my creaky old joints"

Synonyms | Synonyms for Rheumatic: arthritic | creaky | rheumatoid | unhealthy

Related Terms | Find terms related to Rheumatic:

See Also | diseased person | sick person | sufferer

Rheumatic In Webster's Dictionary

\Rheu*mat"ic\, a. [Gr. ??? subject to a discharge or flux: cf. L. rheumaticus, F. rhumatique. See {Rheum}, {Rheumatism}.] 1. Derived from, or having the character of, rheum; rheumic. [Obs.] 2. (Med.) Of or pertaining to rheumatism; as, rheumatic pains or affections; affected with rheumatism; as, a rheumatic old man; causing rheumatism; as, a rheumatic day. That rheumatic diseases do abound. --Shak.
\Rheu*mat"ic\, n. One affected with rheumatism.

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