Definition of Arthritic

1. Noun. A person afflicted with arthritis. "The hands of an elderly arthritic"

Generic synonyms: Patient
Derivative terms: Arthritis



2. Adjective. Of or pertaining to arthritis. "Rheumy with age and grief"
Exact synonyms: Creaky, Rheumatic, Rheumatoid, Rheumy
Similar to: Unhealthy
Derivative terms: Arthritis, Rheumatic, Rheumatism, Rheumatism

Definition of Arthritic

1. a. Pertaining to the joints.

Definition of Arthritic

1. Adjective. Of, or affected by arthritis. ¹

2. Noun. A person with arthritis. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Arthritic

1. [n -S]

Medical Definition of Arthritic

1. Relating to arthritis. (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Arthritic

artfulnesses
artgoing
arthen
arthoplasty
arthouse
arthouses
arthragra
arthral
arthralgia
arthralgia saturnina
arthralgias
arthralgic
arthrectomy
arthresthesia
arthrifuge
arthritic (current term)
arthritic atrophy
arthritic calculus
arthritic general pseudoparalysis
arthritical
arthritically
arthritics
arthritide
arthritides
arthritis
arthritis deformans
arthritis in children
arthritis mutilans
arthritis nodosa
arthritislike

Literary usage of Arthritic

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1. A Practical treatise on the diseases of the eye by William Mackenzie, Thomas Wharton Jones (1855)
"The disease described by the German ophthalmologists under the name of arthritic ophthalmia, is known by many remarkable characters, ..."

2. The Principles and Practice of Ophthalmic Medicine and Surgery by Thomas Wharton Jones (1863)
"Those cases which end in glaucoma, and which are described as forms of arthritic ophthalmia. 4. The cases in which there are no other than the subjective ..."

3. A Treatise on the diseases of the eye by William Lawrence (1854)
"redness ; in the arthritic and syphilitic, severe pain in the eye and its ... In syphilitic, rheumatic, and arthritic ophthalmia», the redness is in the ..."

4. Monographic Medicine by William Robie Patten Emerson, Guido Guerrini, William Brown, Wendell Christopher Phillips, John Whitridge Williams, John Appleton Swett, Hans Günther, Mario Mariotti, Hugh Grant Rowell (1916)
"(6) Clinical Forms of Gout "We distinguish several forms including (1) typical acute gouty arthritic attacks, (2) an acute or subacute polyarticular form of ..."

5. Lectures on the Principles and Methods of Medical Observation and Research by Thomas Laycock (1857)
"The arthritic diathesis and cachexia, as manifested in 'woman, have never had ... The arthritic cachexia in the female predisposes to chronic skin diseases, ..."

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