nephritic

adjective
ne·​phrit·​ic | \ ni-ˈfri-tik How to pronounce nephritic (audio) \

Definition of nephritic

1 : renal
2 : of, relating to, or affected with nephritis

First Known Use of nephritic

1580, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Nephritic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nephritic. Accessed 19 Sep. 2020.

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nephritic

adjective
ne·​phrit·​ic | \ ni-ˈfrit-ik How to pronounce nephritic (audio) \

Medical Definition of nephritic

 (Entry 1 of 2)

1 : renal
2 : of, relating to, or affected with nephritis

nephritic

noun

Medical Definition of nephritic (Entry 2 of 2)

: an individual affected with nephritis

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