- pertaining to, noting, or affected with syphilis.
- a person affected with syphilis.
Origin of syphilitic
Examples from the Web for syphilitic
Contemporary Examples of syphilitic
He left as his legacy a syphilitic wife and a cigar smoke-filled mansion at 73rd Street and Riverside Drive.What the Richest Men in the World Don't Know
January 23, 2009
Historical Examples of syphilitic
If she gives birth to a child or children, they are syphilitic.The Eugenic Marriage, Vol 2 (of 4)
W. Grant Hague
Some syphilitic mothers will have half a dozen or more miscarriages in succession.
The name of a syphilitic swelling or tumor is gumma (plural, gummata).
The problem of the syphilitic differs from the problem of the exgonorrheal patient.
Or the child may be born alive, but suffering from syphilitic infection.The Sexual Life of the Child
- Of, relating to, or affected with syphilis.
- A person with syphilis.