Definitions for icterusˈɪk tər əs

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. jaundice, icterus(noun)

    yellowing of the skin and the whites of the eyes caused by an accumulation of bile pigment (bilirubin) in the blood; can be a symptom of gallstones or liver infection or anemia

  2. Icterus, genus Icterus(noun)

    type genus of the Icteridae

Wiktionary

  1. icterus(Noun)

    An excess of bile pigments in the blood; jaundice

Webster Dictionary

  1. Icterus(adj)

    the jaundice

  2. Origin: [NL. See Icteric, a.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Icterus

    ik′te-rus, n. the jaundice: a yellowish appearance in plants.—adjs. Icter′ic, -al, affected with jaundice; Ic′terine, yellow, or marked with yellow, as a bird; Icterit′ious, yellow. [Gr. ikteros, jaundice.]

Anagrams for icterus »

  1. crustie, curse it

  2. Crustie

  3. Curse it

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of icterus in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of icterus in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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