Definitions for rachitic-ˈkɪt ɪk
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
Ref: rickets .
Origin of rachitis:
1720–30; < NL < Gk rhachîtis inflammation of the spine. See rachis , -itis
affected with, suffering from, or characteristic of rickets
"rickety limbs and joints"; "a rachitic patient"
Pertaining to or affected by rickets.
Feeble, in a weak or precarious condition.
of or pertaining to rachitis; affected by rachitis; rickety