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Definition of "hydropic" []

  • Dropsical. (adjective)
  • Insatiably thirsty (like someone with dropsy). (adjective)
  • Swollen with water. (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "hydropic" in a sentence
  • "In the convulsive asthma these sweats do not occur; hence they may be distinguished; and might be called the hydropic asthma, and the epileptic asthma."
  • "* "Every lust is a kind of hydropic distemper, and the more we drink the more we shall thirst.""
  • "Milner R, Kitano Y, Oluyinka O, Flake AW, Adzick NS: Radiofrequency thermal ablation (RTA): A potential treatment for hydropic fetuses with a large chest mass."