Dys-

Dys-

(?). An inseparable prefix, fr. the Greek dys- hard, ill, and signifying ill, bad, hard, difficult, and the like; cf. the prefixes, Skr. dus-, Goth. tuz-, OHG. zur-, G. zer-, AS. to-, Icel. tor-, Ir. do-.
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Dys`s*the"si*a

(?), n. [NL., fr. Gr. dys- ill, bad + to perceive, to feel.] (Med.) Impairment of any of the senses, esp. of touch.
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Dys*cra"si*a

(?), n. [NL. dyscrasia, fr. Gr. dyskrasi`a; dys- bad + kra^sis mixture, fr. keranny`nai to mix: cf. F. dycrasie.] (Med.) An ill habit or state of the constitution; -- formerly regarded as dependent on a morbid condition of the blood and humors.
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