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rheumatic

rheu·ma·tic

rheumatic

 
pronunciation:
ru mae tihk
parts of speech:
adjective, noun
features:
Word Combinations (adjective)
part of speech: adjective
definition: of, pertaining to, or afflicted with pain and stiffness in the limbs or back caused by inflammation of the membranes lining the joints.
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part of speech: noun
definition: a person suffering from rheumatism.
derivation: rheumatically (adv.)