HyperDic: symptomatic

English > 2 senses of the word symptomatic:
ADJECTIVEallsymptomatic, diagnosticcharacteristic or indicative of a disease
pertsymptomaticrelating to or according to or affecting a symptom or symptoms
symptomatic > pronunciation
Soundssih.mptahmae'tihk
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English > symptomatic: 2 senses > adjective 1
Meaningcharacteristic or indicative of a disease.
Examples
  • "a rash symptomatic of scarlet fever"
  • "symptomatic of insanity"
  • "a rise in crime symptomatic of social breakdown"
Synonymdiagnostic
Broadercharacteristictypical or distinctive / distinctive
Spanishdiagnóstico, sintomático
Catalandiagnòstic, simptomàtic
Nounssymptomanything that accompanies X and is regarded as an indication of X's existence
symptom(medicine) any sensation or change in bodily function that is experienced by a patient and is associated with a particular disease
English > symptomatic: 2 senses > adjective 2, pert
Meaningrelating to or according to or affecting a symptom or symptoms.
Examples
  • "symptomatic relief"
  • "symptomatic treatment"
  • "a symptomatic classification of diseases"
Spanishsintomático
Catalansimptomàtic
Nounssymptom(medicine) any sensation or change in bodily function that is experienced by a patient and is associated with a particular disease
Adverbssymptomaticallyby symptoms

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