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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Of or relating to the kidneys; Affected by inflammation of the kidney

Usage examples (22)
  • From the Nutrition Foundation, Inc., to be used by Dr. Chanutin in connection with his project on Fat Metabolism in the "nephritic" rat
  • Hemorrhoids appearing in melancholic and nephritic affections are favorable.
  • Thousands visited the springs hoping for cures for afflictions including (according to one 1821 inventory) “Habitual Costiveness,” “Depraved appetite,” “Calculous and...
  • Whenever the aforementioned symptoms occur in nephritic diseases, and along with them acute pains about the muscles of the back, provided these be seated about the... for more
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