Definition of rhabditic in US English:

rhabditic

adjective

  • 1Zoology= rhabditiform.

  • 2Veterinary Medicine. Designating dermatitis caused by larval nematodes of the genera Rhabditis or Pelodera.

adjective

  • 1Zoology. Relating to or consisting of rhabdites.

  • 2Mineralogy. Of or relating to the mineral variety rhabdite. rare.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in The Lancet. From rhabditis + -ic; compare -itic<br>late 19th century; earliest use found in The Century Dictionary. From rhabdite + -ic; compare -itic.

Pronunciation

rhabditic

/rabˈdɪtɪk/