sthenic

sthenic

[sthen-ik]
adjective
sturdy; heavily and strongly built.

Origin:
1780–90; extracted from asthenic

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sthenic (ˈsθɛnɪk)
 
adj
abounding in energy or bodily strength; active or strong
 
[C18: from New Latin sthenicus, from Greek sthenos force, on the model of asthenic]

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sthenic sthen·ic (sthěn'ĭk)
adj.
Strong; active.

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