Enthetic

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Enthetic ĕn*thĕt"ĭk (Med) Caused by a pathogenic organism implanted in the system; as, an enthetic disease like syphilis.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • enthetic Introduced or placed in.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Gr. 'enqetiko`s fit for inserting; 'en in + tiqe`nai to place

Usage

In literature:

Is a special proclivity to any of the group of enthetic febrile diseases ever inherited?
"A System of Practical Medicine by American Authors, Vol. I" by Various
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