Latin definition for: asthma, asthmatis


  • declension: 3rd declension
  • gender: neuter


  1. asthma, attack of asthma
  2. shortness of breath
  • Age: In use throughout the ages/unknown
  • Area: Biological, Medical, Body Parts
  • Geography: All or none
  • Frequency: Appears only in Pliny’s “Natural History”
  • Source: “Oxford Latin Dictionary”, 1982 (OLD)

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