pertaining to or of the nature of .
affected with or subject to .
a person affected with .
of, relating to, or afflicted with rheumatism
a person afflicted with rheumatism
late 14c., from Old French reumatique (Modern French rhumatique), from Latin rheumaticus “troubled with rheum,” from Greek rheumatikos, from rheuma “discharge from the body” (see rheum).
rheumatic rheu·mat·ic (rōō-māt’ĭk)
Relating to or characterized by rheumatism. n.
One who is affected by rheumatism.
a noisy, violent public disorder caused by a group or crowd of persons, as by a crowd protesting against another group, a government policy, etc., in the streets. Law. a disturbance of the public peace by three or more persons acting together in a disrupting and tumultuous manner in carrying out their private purposes. violent […]
adjective designed to prevent a vehicle from rolling over when turning, esp. for four-wheel drive vehicles; also called antisway Examples The antiroll bar keeps both wheels rolling at the same rate when meeting bumps.
noun any scrophulariaceous plant of the genus Antirrhinum, esp the snapdragon, which have two-lipped flowers of various colours Historical Examples antirrhinum is admirably adapted for a dry and sunny position, in which it will thrive and flower freely. The Culture of Vegetables and Flowers From Seeds and Roots, 16th Edition Sutton and Sons We sowed […]
of or relating to science or the sciences: scientific studies. occupied or concerned with science: scientific experts. regulated by or conforming to the principles of exact science: scientific procedures. systematic or accurate in the manner of an exact science. adjective opposed to the principles, methods, or aims of science adjective (prenominal) of, relating to, derived […]