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allergic

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adjective al·ler·gic \ə-ˈlər-jik\

Medical Definition of allergic

  1. 1:  of, relating to, or characterized by allergy <an allergic reaction> <allergic diseases>

  2. 2:  affected with allergy :  subject to an allergic reaction <he is allergic to pollen>

allergically \ə-ˈlər-ji-k(ə-)lē\ adverb <The body reacts allergically, the skin reddening and breaking out in tiny blisters.—Paul G. Donohue, The Springfield (Massachusetts) Union-News, 18 Aug. 1993>




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