Ascitical
Ascitic As*cit"ic, Ascitical As*cit"ic*al, a. Of, pertaining to, or affected by, ascites; dropsical. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • ascitical — ascitˈic / sitˈik/ or ascitˈical adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑ascites …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ascitic — As*cit ic, Ascitical As*cit ic*al, a. Of, pertaining to, or affected by, ascites; dropsical. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ascites — ascitic /euh sit ik/, ascitical, adj. /euh suy teez/, n. Pathol. accumulation of serous fluid in the peritoneal cavity; dropsy of the peritoneum. [1350 1400; ME aschites < ML < Gk askítes (hýdrops) abdominal (dropsy), equiv. to ask(ós) belly +… …   Universalium

  • ascitic — (adj.) afflicted with ascites, 1680s; see ASCITES (Cf. ascites) + IC (Cf. ic). Related: Ascitical …   Etymology dictionary

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