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ar·thri·tis

 (är-thrī′tĭs)
n.
Any of several diseases of the joints, such as osteoarthritis or rheumatoid arthritis, characterized by pain, swelling, and often stiffness, and usually involving inflammation.

ar·thrit′ic (-thrĭt′ĭk) adj. & n.
ar·thrit′i·cal·ly adv.

ar•thrit•ic

(ɑrˈθrɪt ɪk)

adj.
1. of, pertaining to, or afflicted with arthritis.
n.
2. a person afflicted with arthritis.
[1325–75; < Old French artetique < Latin arthrīticus < Greek arthrītikós]
ar•thrit′i•cal•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.arthritic - a person afflicted with arthritis; "the hands of an elderly arthritic"
patient - a person who requires medical care; "the number of emergency patients has grown rapidly"
Adj.1.arthritic - of or pertaining to arthritisarthritic - of or pertaining to arthritis; "my creaky old joints"; "rheumy with age and grief"
unhealthy - not in or exhibiting good health in body or mind; "unhealthy ulcers"
Translations
مُتَعَلِّق بالتِهاب المَفاصِل
artritický
leddegigts-
ízületi gyulladásos
liîagigtar-
artritický
mafsal iltihabına ait

arthritic

[ɑːˈθrɪtɪk] ADJartrítico

arthritic

[ɑːrˈθrɪtɪk] adj
[pain, condition, disorder, symptoms] → arthritique
[person, joint, hand, knee, hip] → arthritique

arthritic

adjarthritisch; she is arthriticsie hat Arthritis

arthritic

[ɑːˈθrɪtɪk] adj & nartritico/a

arthritis

(aːˈθraitis) noun
pain and swelling in the joints of the body.
arˈthritic (-ˈθri-) adjective

ar·thrit·ic

a. artrítico-a, que padece de artritis.

arthritic

adj artrítico
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