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 scorb&umacron;ticus, from scorb&umacron;tus, scurvy, perhaps of Germanic origin.
(comparative more scorbutic, superlative most scorbutic)
- Of, pertaining to, or suffering from scurvy.