adverb see asthma

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Asthmatically — Asthmatic Asth*mat ic, Asthmatical Asth*mat ic*al, a. [L. asthmaticus, Gr. ?.] Of or pertaining to asthma; as, an asthmatic cough; liable to, or suffering from, asthma; as, an asthmatic patient. {Asth*mat ic*al*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • asthmatically — See asthmatic. * * * …   Universalium

  • asthmatically — adverb In an asthmatic manner …   Wiktionary

  • asthmatically — adv. in an asthmatic manner, with shortness of breath …   English contemporary dictionary

  • asthmatically — asth·mat·i·cal·ly …   English syllables

  • asthmatically — adverb see asthmatic I …   Useful english dictionary

  • asthmatic — asthmatically, adv. /az mat ik, as /, adj. Also, asthmatical. 1. suffering from asthma. 2. pertaining to asthma: an asthmatic wheeze. n. 3. a person suffering from asthma. [1535 45; < L asthmaticus < Gk asthmatikós, equiv. to asthmat (s. of… …   Universalium

  • asthma — noun Etymology: Middle English asma, from Medieval Latin, modification of Greek asthma Date: 14th century a chronic lung disorder that is marked by recurring episodes of airway obstruction (as from bronchospasm) manifested by labored breathing… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • asthma — [ asmə] noun a respiratory condition marked by attacks of spasm in the bronchi of the lungs, causing difficulty in breathing and usually associated with allergic reaction. Derivatives asthmatic adjective &noun asthmatically adverb Origin ME: from …   English new terms dictionary

  • asthmatic — adjective suffering from asthma asthmatic noun (C) asthmatically /kli/ adverb …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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