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habitus

noun hab·i·tus \ˈha-bə-təs\
plural habitus \-təs, -ˌtüs\

Definition of HABITUS

:  habit; specifically :  body build and constitution especially as related to predisposition to disease
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Origin of HABITUS

New Latin, from Latin
First Known Use: 1886

Rhymes with HABITUS

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habitus

noun hab·i·tus \ˈhab-ət-əs\
plural habitus \-ət-əs, -ə-ˌtüs\

Medical Definition of HABITUS

:  habit; specifically :  body build and constitution especially as related to predisposition to disease <an ulcer habitus>

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