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  Words related to jaundice

Related / Similar Words: bitterness, acrimony, acerbity, icterus

 

Definition:
  • a sharp and bitter manner;
  • yellowing of the skin and the whites of the eyes caused by an accumulation of bile pigment (bilirubin) in the blood; can be a symptom of gallstones or liver infection or anemia;
  • affect with, or as if with, jaundice;
  • distort adversely; "Jealousy had jaundiced his judgment";

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    Hyponyms: jaundice of the newborn, physiological jaundice of the newborn, icterus neonatorum, kernicterus

     

    Derivational Morphology: embitter, envenom, acerbate, icterus, bitterness, acrimony, acerbity

     

    Language Translations:
    Dutch: geelzucht   Esperanto: iktero  
    French: jaunisse   German: Gelbsucht  
    Greek: ίκτερος   Hebrew: צהבת  
    Italian: itterizia   Polish: żółtaczka  
    Russian: желтуха   Spanish: ictericia  
    Swedish: gulsot   Telugu: కామెర్లు  
     
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