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  • adj. Obsolete form of phthisic.
  • n. Obsolete form of phthisic.

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Examples

  • This is admirably wholesome as well as pleasant, an opener of obstructions, good against the phthisick, and good against the spleen and scurvy, a remedy for the stone, it will abate heat in a fever or thrush, and has been given with good success.

    Old Cookery Books and Ancient Cuisine

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