preeclamptic

adjective
pre·​eclamp·​tic | \ -tik How to pronounce preeclamptic (audio) \

Medical Definition of preeclamptic

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: relating to or affected with preeclampsia a preeclamptic patient

preeclamptic

noun

Medical Definition of preeclamptic (Entry 2 of 2)

: a woman affected with preeclampsia

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