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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Having swollen, painful joints.

Usage examples (36)
  • Kevin's arthritic knee kept him from playing basketball.
  • At the Mayo Clinic he specialized in arthritic disease.
  • There's no rhyme or reason why a gnarled grandmother is called arthritic and yet her husband has Alzheimers.
  • At a minimum you get some of the arthritic changes? for more
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