nephritic

nephritic
nephritic [nə frit′ik]
adj.
LL nephriticus < Gr nephritikos < nephros, kidney: see NEPHRO-
1. of a kidney or the kidneys; renal
2. of or having nephritis

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ne·phrit·ic (nə-frĭtʹĭk) adj.
1. Of or relating to the kidneys; renal.
2. Of, relating to, or affected with nephritis.

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