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Alternative forms 
- symptomatick (obsolete)
From French symptomatique, from New Latin symptomaticus, from Ancient Greek συμπτωματικός (symptomatikos, “of or pertaining to a chance (or a symptom), casual”), from σύμπτωμα (sumptōma, “a symptom”); see symptom.
- (medicine) (of a disease) Showing symptoms.
- Relating to, based on, or constituting a symptom.
- The city's problems are symptomatic of the crisis that is spreading throughout the country.
- Symptomatic of a shallow understanding and an unamiable temper.
relating to a symptom