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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Proceeding from disease; morbid; unhealthy.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Proceeding from disease; morbid; unhealthy.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Proceeding from disease; morbid; unhealthy.

Etymologies

Latin morbosus ("diseased"), from morbus ("disease"). (Wiktionary)

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