chronic

(redirected from Chronic (disambiguation))
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical.

chronic

Medicine (of a disease) developing slowly, or of long duration
Collins Discovery Encyclopedia, 1st edition © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

chronic

[′krän·ik]
(medicine)
Long-continued; of long duration.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.