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nephropathy

[ nuh-frop-uh-thee ]
/ nəˈfrɒp ə θi /
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noun Pathology.
any disease of the kidney.
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Origin of nephropathy

First recorded in 1915–20; nephro- + -pathy

OTHER WORDS FROM nephropathy

neph·ro·path·ic [nef-ruh-path-ik], /ˌnɛf rəˈpæθ ɪk/, adjective
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