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scorbutic

 [skor-bu´tik]
pertaining to scurvy.

scor·bu·tic

(skōr-byū'tik),
Relating to, suffering from, or resembling scurvy (scorbutus).

scorbutic

/scor·bu·tic/ (skor-bu´tik) pertaining to or affected with scurvy.

scorbutic

(skôr-byo͞o′tĭk) also

scorbutical

(-tĭ-kəl)
adj.
Of, relating to, resembling, or affected by scurvy.

scor·bu·tic

(skōr-byū'tik)
Relating to, suffering from, or resembling scurvy.

scorbutic

relating to chronic vitamin C deficiency

scor·bu·tic

(skōr-byū'tik)
Relating to, suffering from, or resembling scurvy (scorbutus).

scorbutic

pertaining to scurvy.
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Lockwood today then might not be able to offer treatments for `glandular, rheumatic, gouty, dyspeptic, scorbutic and all other kinds of cutaneous complaints'.
TO THE GENTLEMEN THIS LOTION is an EFFECTUAL, REMEDY for all SCORBUTIC and HERPETIC eruptions of the FACE and SKIN, from the most trivial to the most DISFIGURING and INVETERATE; from the smallest PIMPLE or TETTER to the most universally SPREADING Eruptions or Ulcerations.
Presently, he turned the blunt edge of his knife against the back of his hand, scraping, with the same fixed and indefinable grimace, across the scaled and itching skin which came away in crusted silvery flakes, scraping at the scorbutic and leprous plague which had come in this place only during the past year, scurfing with ineradicable pollution his unspeakable hand.
7) reported that serum iron concentrations increased dramatically after oral administration of vitamin C to iron-loaded, scorbutic subjects.