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  • n. consumption; phthisis

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Consumptive, phthisical.
  • n. Consumption; phthisis. See phthisis.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • An amended, and former, spelling of phthisis.
  • n. etc. Obsolete spellings of phthisic, etc.

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