adverb see rheumatic I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • rheumatically — adverb In a rheumatic manner …   Wiktionary

  • rheumatically — adv. by rheumatism, with rheumatism …   English contemporary dictionary

  • rheumatically — rheu·mat·i·cal·ly …   English syllables

  • rheumatically — adverb see rheumatic I * * * rheumatˈically adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑rheum …   Useful english dictionary

  • rheumatic — rheumatically, adv. /roo mat ik/, Pathol. adj. 1. pertaining to or of the nature of rheumatism. 2. affected with or subject to rheumatism. n. 3. a person affected with rheumatism. [1350 1400; ME reumatik < L rheumaticus < Gk rheumatikós, equiv.… …   Universalium

  • rheumatic — I. adjective Etymology: Middle English rewmatik subject to rheum, from Anglo French reumatike, from Latin rheumaticus, from Greek rheumatikos, from rheumat , rheuma Date: 1711 of, relating to, characteristic of, or affected with rheumatism •… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • rheumatic — [rʊ matɪk] adjective relating to, caused by, or affected by rheumatism. noun a rheumatic person. Derivatives rheumatically adverb rheumaticky adjective (informal). Origin ME (orig. referring to infection characterized by rheum): from OFr.… …   English new terms dictionary

  • rheumatic — [ro͞o mat′ik] adj. [ME reumatike < OFr reumatique < L rheumaticus < Gr rheumatikos: see RHEUM] of, caused by, characteristic of, or having rheumatism n. a person who has rheumatism the rheumatics Dial. rheumatic pains rheumatically adv …   English World dictionary

  • rheumatic — adj. & n. adj. 1 of, relating to, or suffering from rheumatism. 2 producing or produced by rheumatism. n. a person suffering from rheumatism. Phrases and idioms: rheumatic fever a non infectious fever with inflammation and pain in the joints.… …   Useful english dictionary

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