pruritic


pruritic
Relating to pruritus.

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pru·rit·ic -'rit-ik adj of, relating to, or marked by itching

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pru·rit·ic (proo-ritґik) pertaining to or characterized by pruritus.

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  • pruritic — adjective Date: 1899 of, relating to, or marked by itching …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • pruritic — See pruritus. * * * …   Universalium

  • pruritic — adjective Intensely itchy. See Also: pruritus …   Wiktionary

  • pruritic — adj. itchy, causing an irritating sensation …   English contemporary dictionary

  • pruritic — pru·rit·ic …   English syllables

  • pruritic — pru̇ˈrid.ik adjective Etymology: pruritus + ic : relating to, marked by, or producing pruritus …   Useful english dictionary

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  • pruritus — pruritic /proo rit ik/, adj. /proo ruy teuhs/, n. Pathol. itching. [1375 1425; late ME < L pruritus an itching, equiv. to pruri(re) to itch + tus suffix of v. action] * * * …   Universalium