[kris-tuh-feen] /ˈkrɪs təˌfin/
[kris-tuh-fer] /ˈkrɪs tə fər/ noun 1. Saint, died a.d. c250, Christian martyr. 2. a male given name: from a Greek word meaning “Christ-bearer.”. /ˈkrɪstəfə/ noun 1. Saint. 3rd century ad, Christian martyr; patron saint of travellers masc. proper name, Church Latin Christophoros, from Ecclesiastical Greek khristophoros, literally “Christ-bearing;” from phoros “bearer,” from pherein “to carry” […]
- Chronic absorptive arthritis
chronic absorptive arthritis n. Arthritis, especially of the hands, accompanied by pronounced resorption of bone with shortening and deformity.
- Chronic acholuric jaundice
chronic acholuric jaundice n. See hereditary spherocytosis.
- Chronic active liver disease
chronic active liver disease n. Any of several types of hepatitis that persist for more than six months and often progress to cirrhosis.