Arthritical
Arthritic Ar*thrit"ic, Arthritical Ar*thrit"ic*al, a. [L. arthriticus, Gr. 'arqritiko`s. See {Arthritis}.] 1. Pertaining to the joints. [Obs.] --Sir T. Browne. [1913 Webster]

2. Of or pertaining to arthritis; gouty. --Cowper. [1913 Webster]

3. afflicted with arthritis.

Syn: creaky, rheumatic, rheumatoid. [WordNet 1.5 +PJC] ||


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  • Arthritic — Ar*thrit ic, Arthritical Ar*thrit ic*al, a. [L. arthriticus, Gr. arqritiko s. See {Arthritis}.] 1. Pertaining to the joints. [Obs.] Sir T. Browne. [1913 Webster] 2. Of or pertaining to arthritis; gouty. Cowper. [1913 Webster] 3. afflicted with… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • arthritic — arthritically, adv. /ahr thrit ik/, adj. 1. Also, arthritical. of, pertaining to, or afflicted with arthritis. n. 2. a person afflicted with arthritis. [1325 75; < L arthriticus < Gk arthritikós (see ARTHR , ITIC); r. ME artetik < OF artetique <… …   Universalium

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