One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Robert Mayne (1808–1868). From pleura + -ic. Compare post-classical Latin pleuricus at the side, lateral, Greek πλευρικός of or for the ribs, in scholia (medieval Greek or earlier) on Aristophanes Knights 361.
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