Definition of 'asthmatic'
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He was a chronic asthmatic with a heart condition. Times, Sunday Times (2014)With proper diagnosis and treatment, it is possible to enjoy the benefits of an exercise programme without triggering an asthmatic attack. The Sun (2009)POLICE paid 840 to an asthmatic employee who suffered coughing and wheezing after inhaling fingerprint dust. The Sun (2014)That is something we have taken on board quite seriously, firstly by recognising those people who are asthmatic so that we can prepare them. Times, Sunday Times (2007)I was a chronic asthmatic and so I spent a lot of time in bed and hospital. The Sun (2012)Yes, if you are a chronic asthmatic with one cancerous lung and you go for a long uphill bicycle ride, you will experience a shortness of breath. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Trends of 'asthmatic'
Used Occasionally. asthmatic is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'asthmatic'
British English: asthmatic NOUN
People who suffer from asthma are sometimes referred to as asthmatics.
I have been an asthmatic from childhood and was never able to play any sports.
Definition of asthmatic from the Collins English Dictionary
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