diphtheritic

adjective
diph·​the·​rit·​ic | \ ˌdif-thə-ˈrit-ik, ˌdip- \

Medical Definition of diphtheritic

: relating to, produced in, or affected with diphtheria a diphtheritic membrane a diphtheritic child also : resembling diphtheria especially in the formation of a false membrane diphtheritic dysentery

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