Etymology
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diabetic (adj.)

1715, "of or pertaining to diabetes;" see diabetes + -ic. From 1840 as a noun, "one suffering from diabetes." Related: Diabetical (c. 1600).

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Definitions of diabetic
1
diabetic (adj.)
of or relating to or causing diabetes;
diabetic (adj.)
suffering from diabetes;
2
diabetic (n.)
someone who has diabetes;
From wordnet.princeton.edu