arthralgia

[ahr-thral-juh]

Origin of arthralgia

First recorded in 1840–50; arthr- + -algia
Related formsar·thral·gic, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for arthralgia

arthralgia

noun
  1. pathol pain in a joint
Derived Formsarthralgic, adjective
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Word Origin and History for arthralgia
n.

"pain in a joint," 1848, from Greek arthron "joint" (see arm (n.1)) + -algia.

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arthralgia in Medicine

arthralgia

[är-thrăljə]
n.
  1. Severe pain in a joint.arthrodynia
Related formsar•thralgic (-jĭk) adj.
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