cyanotic (adj.) 1833, from comb. form of root of CYANOSIS (Cf. cyanosis) + -IC (Cf. -ic).

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  • Cyanotic — Cy a*not ic (s? ? n?t ?k), a. (Med.) Relating to cyanosis; affected with cyanosis; as, a cyanotic patient; having the hue caused by cyanosis; as, a cyanotic skin. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Cyanotic — This article is about a band. For the medical condition, see cyanosis. Cyanotic Origin South Bend, Indiana Genres Industrial rock Years active 2002–present Labels …   Wikipedia

  • cyanotic — cyanosis ► NOUN ▪ a bluish discoloration of the skin due to poor circulation or inadequate oxygenation of the blood. DERIVATIVES cyanotic adjective. ORIGIN Greek kuan sis blueness …   English terms dictionary

  • cyanotic — |sīə|näd.ik adjective Etymology: from New Latin cyanosis, after such pairs as New Latin chlorosis: English chlorotic : relating to or associated with cyanosis cyanotic heart disease : cyanosed …   Useful english dictionary

  • cyanotic — adjective see cyanosis …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • cyanotic — See cyanosis. * * * …   Universalium

  • cyanotic — adjective Afflicted with cyanosis. Syn: cyanose, cyanosed …   Wiktionary

  • cyanotic — Relating to or marked by cyanosis. SYN: cyanochroic, cyanochrous, cyanosed …   Medical dictionary

  • cyanotic — adj. having a bluish complexion due to lack of oxygen in blood (Medicine) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • cyanotic — cy·a·not·ic …   English syllables