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deuteropathy

[ doo-tuh-rop-uh-thee, dyoo- ]
/ ˌdu təˈrɒp ə θi, ˌdyu- /
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noun Pathology.
any abnormality that is secondary to another pathological condition.
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Origin of deuteropathy

First recorded in 1645–55; deutero- + -pathy

OTHER WORDS FROM deuteropathy

deu·ter·o·path·ic [doo-ter-uh-path-ik, dyoo-], /ˌdu tər əˈpæθ ɪk, ˌdyu-/, adjective
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