of, like, or having scurvy
Origin of scorbuticModern Latin scorbuticus from Medieval Latin scorbutus, scurvy from uncertain or unknown; perhaps
Of, relating to, resembling, or affected by scurvy.
Origin of scorbuticNew Latin scorbūticus from scorbūtus scurvy perhaps of Germanic origin
(comparative more scorbutic, superlative most scorbutic)
- Of, pertaining to, or suffering from scurvy.