Diathetic
Diathetic Di`a*thet"ic, a. Pertaining to, or dependent on, a diathesis or special constitution of the body; as, diathetic disease. [1913 Webster]

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  • diathetic — adjective see diathesis …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • diathetic — See diathesis. * * * …   Universalium

  • diathetic — adjective /ˈdaɪ.ə.θə.tɪk/ of, relating to, or as a result of diathesis …   Wiktionary

  • diathetic — Relating to a diathesis …   Medical dictionary

  • diathetic — adj. (Medicine) of or pertaining to diathesis, of or pertaining to a predisposition to a certain disease …   English contemporary dictionary

  • diathetic — di·a·thet·ic …   English syllables

  • diathetic — |dīə|thed.ik adjective Etymology: from New Latin diathesis, after such pairs as Late Latin antithesis: English antithetic : of or relating to a diathesis; specifically : of or belonging to the voice of a verb …   Useful english dictionary

  • diathesis — diathetic /duy euh thet ik/, adj. /duy ath euh sis/, n., pl. diatheses / seez /. Pathol. a constitutional predisposition or tendency, as to a particular disease or affection. [1645 55; < NL < Gk diáthesis arrangement, disposition. See DIA ,… …   Universalium

  • diathesis — noun (plural diatheses) Etymology: New Latin, from Greek, literally, arrangement, from diatithenai to arrange, from dia + tithenai to set more at do Date: 1651 a constitutional predisposition toward a particular state or condition …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Ernst Kretschmer — Infobox Scientist name = Ernst Kretschmer box width = image size =150px caption = Ernst Kretschmer birth date = October 8 1888 birth place = Wüstenrot death date = February 8 1964 death place = Tübingen residence = citizenship = nationality =… …   Wikipedia

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