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- asthmatick (obsolete)
From Latin asthmaticus, from Ancient Greek ἀσθματικός (asthmatikós, “affliected with shortness of breath”), from ἄσθμα (ásthma, “short-drawn breath, panting”) (compare asthma); synchronically, asthma + -ic.
- Having the characteristics of asthma, as in an "asthmatic cough".
having the characteristics of asthma
asthmatic (plural asthmatics)
person who suffers from asthma