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Definition of Sympathetic

Sympathetic

  1. Inclined to sympathy; sympathizing.
  2. Produced by, or expressive of, sympathy.
  3. Produced by sympathy; -- applied particularly to symptoms or affections. See Sympathy.
  4. Of or relating to the sympathetic nervous system or some of its branches; produced by stimulation on the sympathetic nervious system or some part of it; as, the sympathetic saliva, a modified form of saliva, produced from some of the salivary glands by stimulation of a sympathetic nerve fiber.
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Sympathetic Translations

sympathetic in Dutch is sympathiek, innemend, zielsverwant
sympathetic in Swedish is tilltalande, sympatisk