Plethoric meaning

plĕ-thôrĭk, -thŏr-, plĕthə-rĭk
Characterized by an overabundance of blood.
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Of or characterized by plethora.

A plethoric condition.

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Characterized by excess or profusion; turgid; inflated.

A plethoric speech.

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Characterized by an overabundance of blood.
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(medicine) Suffering from plethora; ruddy in complexion, congested or swollen with blood. [from 14th c.]
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Excessive, overabundant, rife; loosely, abundant, varied. [from 17th c.]
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Origin of plethoric

  • From Late Latin plethoricus, from Hellenistic Ancient Greek πληθωρικός (plÄ“thōrikos), from πληθώρα (plÄ“thōra, “plethora").

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