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rheu·ma·toid

 (ro͞o′mə-toid′) also rheu·ma·toi·dal (ro͞o′mə-toid′l)
adj.
1. Relating to or affected with rheumatism, especially rheumatoid arthritis: a rheumatoid joint.
2. Archaic Of or resembling rheumatism.

rheumatoid

(ˈruːməˌtɔɪd)
adj
(Pathology) (of the symptoms of a disease) resembling rheumatism
ˌrheumaˈtoidally adv

rheu•ma•toid

(ˈru məˌtɔɪd)

adj.
1. resembling rheumatism.
[1855–60]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.rheumatoid - of or pertaining to arthritisrheumatoid - 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

rheumatoid

[ˈruːmətɔɪd]
A. ADJreumatoideo
B. CPD rheumatoid arthritis Nreúma m articular

rheu·ma·toid

a. reumatoide, de naturaleza semejante al reumatismo.

rheumatoid

adj reumatoide
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