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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Affected with, suffering from, or characteristic of rickets.

Usage examples (36)
  • The girl was not rachitic or in a state of malnutrition.
  • It is unnecessary to give calcium directly, when a rachitic diet is observed.
  • Just so people know, anti-rachitic means "therapeutically effective against rickets."
  • Practically the only exception is in the rachitic form of ringbone which affects young animals. for more
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