from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Pertaining to tabes.
- adj. Wasting away, declining.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Affected by tabes; tabetic.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Relating to or affected with tabes; losing flesh, weight, or strength; thin; wasted by disease; marcid.
From Latin tabidus, from tabere ‘waste, melt’. (Wiktionary)