"rheumatic" Definition

  1. a. Derived from, or having the character of, rheum; rheumic.
  2. a. Of or pertaining to rheumatism; as, rheumatic pains or affections; affected with rheumatism; as, a rheumatic old man; causing rheumatism; as, a rheumatic day.
  3. n. One affected with rheumatism.

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Position in dictionary: 84466 of 111710 words.
Word Type: a., a., n.,
Words that start with "rheumatic": 1
Words that end with "rheumatic": 1
Words that contain "rheumatic": 1
Next words in dictionary: rheumatism, rheumatismal, rheumatismoid, rheumic, rheumides
Previous words in dictionary: rheum, rhetorizing, rhetorized, rhetorize, rhetorician

English Dictionary Definition of rheumatic

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