Definition of radiculopathy in US English:

radiculopathy

noun

Medicine
  • Dysfunction of one or more spinal nerve roots, characterized by pain and sensory and motor disturbances and often caused by compression; an instance of this.

Origin

1940s. From radicul- + -o- + -pathy.

Pronunciation

radiculopathy

/ˌradɪkjʊˈlɒpəθi/