syphilitic

adjective
syph·​i·​lit·​ic | \ ˌsif-ə-ˈlit-ik How to pronounce syphilitic (audio) \

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

Other Words from syphilitic

Adjective

syphilitically \ -​i-​k(ə-​)lē How to pronounce syphilitic (audio) \ adverb

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“Syphilitic.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/syphilitic. Accessed 20 Jun. 2021.

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