icterus

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noun ic·ter·us \ˈik-tə-rəs\

Definition of icterus

Origin and Etymology of icterus

New Latin, from Greek ikteros


First Known Use: circa 1673


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icterus

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noun ic·ter·us \ˈik-tə-rəs\

Medical Definition of icterus


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