rachitic

adjective ra·chit·ic \ rə-ˈki-tik \

Definition of rachitic

Origin and Etymology of rachitic

New Latin rachitis rickets, from Greek rhachitis spinal disease, from rhachis


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rachitic

adjective ra·chit·ic \ rə-ˈkit-ik \

medical Definition of rachitic

: of, relating to, or affected by rickets
  • rachitic lesions
  • a rachitic child

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