syphilitic

adjective
syph·​i·​lit·​ic | \ˌsif-ə-ˈlit-ik \

Medical Definition of syphilitic 

(Entry 1 of 2)

: of, relating to, or infected with syphilis

syphilitic

noun

Medical Definition of syphilitic (Entry 2 of 2)

: an individual infected with syphilis

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