Phthisical
Phthisical Phthis"ic*al, a. [L. phthisicus, Gr. ?: cf. F. phthisique. See {Phthisis}.] Of or pertaining to phthisis; affected with phthisis; wasting; consumptive. [1913 Webster]

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  • phthisical — adjective see phthisic …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • phthisical — /tiz i keuhl, thiz /, adj. pertaining to, of the nature of, or affected by phthisis. Also, phthisicky. [1605 15; PHTHISIC + AL1] * * * …   Universalium

  • phthisical — adjective phthisic …   Wiktionary

  • phthisical — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Relating to or afflicted with tuberculosis. No longer in scientific use: consumptive (no longer in scientific use), phthisic (no longer in scientific use), tubercular, tuberculate, tuberculous. See HEALTH …   English dictionary for students

  • phthisical — tɪzɪkl / θaɪzɪkl adj. pertaining to tuberculosis, of consumption …   English contemporary dictionary

  • phthisical — phthisi·cal …   English syllables

  • phthisical — /ˈθaɪsəkəl/ (say thuysuhkuhl), /ˈfθaɪ / (say fthuy ) adjective Rare relating to, of the nature of, or affected by phthisis. Also, phthisicky …   Australian English dictionary

  • phthisical — adjective see phthisic II …   Useful english dictionary

  • Tisic — Tis ic, Tisical Tis ic*al, a. [For phthisic, phthisical.] Consumptive, phthisical. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Tisical — Tisic Tis ic, Tisical Tis ic*al, a. [For phthisic, phthisical.] Consumptive, phthisical. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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