Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Relating to or affected with jaundice.
  • adjective Used to treat jaundice.
  • noun A remedy for jaundice.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun One who is suffering from icterus or jaundice.
  • Affected with jaundice.
  • Preventing or dispelling jaundice.
  • noun A remedy for jaundice.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Pertaining to, or affected with, jaundice.
  • adjective Good against the jaundice.
  • noun A remedy for the jaundice.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective medicine Jaundiced (having icterus); having yellowing of the skin, mucous membranes of the sclerae of the eyes, or other parts of the body.
  • adjective Relating to jaundice.
  • noun A medicine for jaundice.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective affected by jaundice which causes yellowing of skin etc

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

[Latin ictericus, from Greek ikterikos, from ikteros, jaundice.]

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

icterus (“jaundice”) +‎ -ic, or Latin ictericus

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