Definitions for cachectic-tɪk

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ca•chex•i•akəˈkɛk si ə; -si(n.)

also ca•chex•y

  1. general ill health with emaciation, usu. occurring in association with a disease.

    Category: Pathology

Origin of cachexia:

1535–45; < LL < Gk, =kak(ós) bad +héx(is) condition


Princeton's WordNet

  1. cachectic(adj)

    relating to or having the symptoms of cachexia


  1. cachectic(Adjective)

    Having cachexia; wasting away from a disease or chronic illness.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Cachectic(adj)

    alt. of Cachectical


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