Phosphatic diathesis
Phosphatic Phos*phat"ic, a. (Chem.) Pertaining to, or containing, phosphorus, phosphoric acid, or phosphates; as, phosphatic nodules. [1913 Webster]

{Phosphatic diathesis} (Med.), a habit of body which leads to the undue excretion of phosphates with the urine. [1913 Webster]


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  • Phosphatic — Phos*phat ic, a. (Chem.) Pertaining to, or containing, phosphorus, phosphoric acid, or phosphates; as, phosphatic nodules. [1913 Webster] {Phosphatic diathesis} (Med.), a habit of body which leads to the undue excretion of phosphates with the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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