claudication


clau·di·ca·tion

noun \ˌkl-də-ˈkā-shən\

Definition of CLAUDICATION

:  the quality or state of being lame :  limping

Origin of CLAUDICATION

Latin claudication-, claudicatio, from claudicare to limp, from claudus lame
First Known Use: 15th century

clau·di·ca·tion

noun \ˌkld-ə-ˈkā-shən\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of CLAUDICATION

1
: the quality or state of being lame

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