Definition of Syphilitic

1. Noun. A person suffering from syphilis.




2. Adjective. Of or relating to or infected with syphilis. "Syphilitic symptoms"
Partainyms: Syphilis
Derivative terms: Syphilis

Definition of Syphilitic

1. a. Of or pertaining to syphilis; of the nature of syphilis; affected with syphilis.

Definition of Syphilitic

1. Adjective. (disease) Of, relating to, or infected with syphilis. ¹

2. Noun. One who is infected with syphilis. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Syphilitic

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Syphilitic

synæsthete
synæsthetic
syon
sype
syped
sypes
syph
sypher
syphered
syphering
syphers
syphilide
syphilides
syphilises
syphilitic (current term)
syphilitically
syphilitics
syphilization
syphilizations
syphilize
syphilized
syphilizes
syphilizing
syphiloderm
syphiloderms
syphiloid
syphilological
syphilologist
syphilologists

Literary usage of Syphilitic

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1. The American Journal of the Medical Sciences by Southern Society for Clinical Investigation (U.S.) (1902)
"Hughlings Jackson' does not believe that primary syphilitic optic neuritis ... Undoubtedly, syphilitic inflammation of the optic nerve manifests itself most ..."

2. A System of Medicine by John Russell Reynolds, Henry Hartshorne (1880)
"syphilitic AFFECTIONS OF THE LUNG.1 BY WILSON Fox, MD, FRCP THE manner in which the tissue of the lung may be affected by the syphilitic poison, ..."

3. The Principles and Practice of Medicine: Designed for the Use of by William Osler (1912)
"Acute syphilitic Nephritis.—This condition has been carefully studied by the ... In a few instances syphilitic nephritis has proved rapidly fatal in a ..."

4. The Principles and Practice of Medicine: Designed for the Use of by William Osler, Thomas McCrae (1916)
"Acute syphilitic Nephritis.—This condition has been carefully studied by the ... In a few instances syphilitic nephritis has proved rapidly fatal in a ..."

5. A Practical treatise on the diseases of the eye by William Mackenzie, Thomas Wharton Jones (1855)
"syphilitic IRITIS. Précaution.—Those who are subject to rheumatic iritis, must carefully avoid the exciting causes; especially, sudden transitions from heat ..."

6. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease by Philadelphia Neurological Society, American Neurological Association, Chicago Neurological Society, New York Neurological Association (1897)
"The vessels, also, may be independently affected, and the circle of Willis is especially liable to syphilitic disease. In one of Oppenheim's cases a ..."

7. Physical Diagnosis by Richard Clarke Cabot (1915)
"syphilitic HEART DISEASE. The border lines separating syphilitic infection of the cardiovascular system from the other types of heart disease are not yet ..."

8. Physical Diagnosis by Richard Clarke Cabot (1919)
"syphilitic HEART DISEASE. The border lines separating syphilitic infection of the cardiovascular system from the other types of heart disease are not yet ..."

9. The American Journal of the Medical Sciences by Southern Society for Clinical Investigation (U.S.) (1902)
"Hughlings Jackson' does not believe that primary syphilitic optic neuritis ... Undoubtedly, syphilitic inflammation of the optic nerve manifests itself most ..."

10. A System of Medicine by John Russell Reynolds, Henry Hartshorne (1880)
"syphilitic AFFECTIONS OF THE LUNG.1 BY WILSON Fox, MD, FRCP THE manner in which the tissue of the lung may be affected by the syphilitic poison, ..."

11. The Principles and Practice of Medicine: Designed for the Use of by William Osler (1912)
"Acute syphilitic Nephritis.—This condition has been carefully studied by the ... In a few instances syphilitic nephritis has proved rapidly fatal in a ..."

12. The Principles and Practice of Medicine: Designed for the Use of by William Osler, Thomas McCrae (1916)
"Acute syphilitic Nephritis.—This condition has been carefully studied by the ... In a few instances syphilitic nephritis has proved rapidly fatal in a ..."

13. A Practical treatise on the diseases of the eye by William Mackenzie, Thomas Wharton Jones (1855)
"syphilitic IRITIS. Précaution.—Those who are subject to rheumatic iritis, must carefully avoid the exciting causes; especially, sudden transitions from heat ..."

14. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease by Philadelphia Neurological Society, American Neurological Association, Chicago Neurological Society, New York Neurological Association (1897)
"The vessels, also, may be independently affected, and the circle of Willis is especially liable to syphilitic disease. In one of Oppenheim's cases a ..."

15. Physical Diagnosis by Richard Clarke Cabot (1915)
"syphilitic HEART DISEASE. The border lines separating syphilitic infection of the cardiovascular system from the other types of heart disease are not yet ..."

16. Physical Diagnosis by Richard Clarke Cabot (1919)
"syphilitic HEART DISEASE. The border lines separating syphilitic infection of the cardiovascular system from the other types of heart disease are not yet ..."

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