neuritic
adjective or noun see neuritis

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • neuritic — See neuritis. * * * …   Universalium

  • neuritic — adjective Of or relating to neuritis …   Wiktionary

  • neuritic — Relating to neuritis. * * * neu·rit·ic (n ritґik) pertaining to or affected with neuritis. 2. pertaining to a neurite …   Medical dictionary

  • neuritic — nÊŠ rɪtɪk /nju adv. pertaining to an inflammation of a nerve; suffering from inflammation of a nerve (Neurology, Pathology) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • neuritic — neu·rit·ic …   English syllables

  • neuritic — I. (ˈ)n(y)ü|rid.ik, n(y)əˈ , itik, ēk adjective Etymology: New Latin neuritis + English ic : of, relating to, or affected by neuritis II. noun ( s …   Useful english dictionary

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  • post-neuritic — see post B. 1 …   Useful english dictionary

  • neuritis — neuritic /noo rit ik, nyoo /, adj. /noo ruy tis, nyoo /, n. Pathol. 1. inflammation of a nerve. 2. continuous pain in a nerve, associated with paralysis and sensory disturbances. [1830 40; NEUR + ITIS] * * * Inflammation of one or several nerves …   Universalium

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