Definitions for rachitic-ˈkɪt ɪk

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ra•chi•tisrəˈkaɪ tɪs(n.)

  1. Category: Pathology

    Ref: rickets .

Origin of rachitis:

1720–30; < NL < Gk rhachîtis inflammation of the spine. See rachis , -itis

ra•chit′ic-ˈkɪt ɪk(adj.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. rickety, rachitic(adj)

    affected with, suffering from, or characteristic of rickets

    "rickety limbs and joints"; "a rachitic patient"


  1. rachitic(Adjective)

    Pertaining to or affected by rickets.

  2. rachitic(Adjective)

    Feeble, in a weak or precarious condition.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Rachitic(adj)

    of or pertaining to rachitis; affected by rachitis; rickety


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