Definition of pseudodiphtheritic in English:

pseudodiphtheritic

adjective

Medicine
  • Resembling diphtheria or its manifestations; pseudomembranous.

Origin

Late 19th century (in an earlier sense). From pseudo- + diphtheritic, after German pseudo-diphtheritisch.

Pronunciation

pseudodiphtheritic

/ˌs(j)uːdəʊdɪfθəˈrɪtɪk//ˌs(j)uːdəʊdɪpθəˈrɪtɪk/