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[ik-ter-ik] /ɪkˈtɛr ɪk/

adjective, Pathology.
pertaining to or affected with ; jaundiced.

c.1600, from Latin ictericus, from Greek ikterikos “jaundiced,” from ikteros (see icterus). Related: Icterical.

icteric ic·ter·ic (ĭk-těr’ĭk)

A remedy for jaundice.


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  • Ictero-

    ictero- pref. Icterus: icterogenic.

  • Icterogenic

    icterogenic ic·ter·o·gen·ic (ĭk’tə-rō-jěn’ĭk) adj. Causing jaundice.

  • Icterohepatitis

    icterohepatitis ic·ter·o·hep·a·ti·tis (ĭk’tə-rō-hěp’ə-tī’tĭs) n. Inflammation of the liver with jaundice as a prominent symptom.

  • Icteroid

    icteroid ic·ter·oid (ĭk’tə-roid’) adj. Having the appearance of being jaundiced.

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