Also tab·id [tab-id]. /ˈtæb ɪd/. pertaining to or affected with tabes.
a person affected with tabes.
- post·ta·bet·ic, adjective
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How to use tabetic in a sentence
The freedom with which a tabetic patient will allow his disorganised joint to be handled requires to be seen to be appreciated.Manual of Surgery | Alexis Thomson and Alexander Miles
True tabetic crises yield more readily to ordinary anodyne drugs than do these pseudo-crises.Psychotherapy | James J. Walsh
A German professor wished to demonstrate to his class the varying inco-ordination of a series of tabetic patients.Psychotherapy | James J. Walsh
This patient was tabetic and sustained a spontaneous fracture of the femur.