Definition of -pathic

1 : perceiving, suffering, or affected in a (specified) way telepathic
2 : affected by disease of a specified part or kind myopathic
3 : relating to therapy based on a (specified) unitary theory of disease or its treatment homeopathic

History and Etymology for -pathic

-path or -pathy + -ic entry 1 (or after French -pathique or German -pathisch, formed in the same way from equivalent elements)

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“-pathic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/-pathic. Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

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pathic

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path·​ic | \ ˈpath-ik How to pronounce pathic (audio) \

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