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neurasthenic

[ noor-uhs-then-ik, nyoor- ]
/ ˌnʊər əsˈθɛn ɪk, ˌnyʊər- /
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adjective
relating to, having, or experiencing neurasthenia.
noun
a person with neurasthenia.
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Origin of neurasthenic

First recorded in 1875–80; neurasthen(ia) + -ic

OTHER WORDS FROM neurasthenic

neur·as·then·i·cal·ly, adverb
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