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polyarticular

[pol-ee-ahr-tik-yuh-ler]
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adjective Anatomy.
  1. pertaining to or affecting many joints.
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Origin of polyarticular

First recorded in 1870–75; poly- + articular
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  • The symptoms and clinical history of general or polyarticular and progressive rheumatoid arthritis.

    A System of Practical Medicine By American Authors, Vol. II

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polyarticular in Medicine

polyarticular

(pŏl′ē-är-tĭkyə-lər)
adj.
  1. Multiarticular.
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