- Also tab·id [tab-id] /ˈtæb ɪd/. pertaining to or affected with tabes.
- a person affected with tabes.
Origin of tabetic
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Examples from the Web for tabetic
This patient was tabetic and sustained a spontaneous fracture of the femur.
The freedom with which a tabetic patient will allow his disorganised joint to be handled requires to be seen to be appreciated.Manual of Surgery
Alexis Thomson and Alexander Miles
A German professor wished to demonstrate to his class the varying inco-ordination of a series of tabetic patients.Psychotherapy
James J. Walsh