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Definition of the noun algidity

What does algidity mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: algidities

  1. prostration characterized by cold and clammy skin and low blood pressure
    • lexical domain: States - nouns denoting stable states of affairs
    • more generic words: collapse / prostration = an abrupt failure of function or complete physical exhaustion

Alternative definition of the noun algidity

noun

  1. [medicine] The state of being algid.

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Google previewProceedings of the Annual Meeting (1894)

Algidity is a frequent termination of many pernicious attacks, whatever be the form to which they belong. "The algid state," very justly says Dr. Dutroulau, " appears to be the most legitimate expression of the action of the malarial cause upon the ...

Google previewProceedings of The... Annual Meeting of the Association of Military Surgeons of the United States (1894)

Algidity is a frequent termination of many pernicious attacks, whatever be the form to which they belong. "The algid state," very justly says Dr. Dutroulau, " appears to be the most legitimate expression of the action of the malarial cause upon the ...

Google previewProceedings of the ... Annual Meeting (1894)

by James Evelyn Pilcher

Algidity is a frequent termination of many pernicious attacks, whatever be the form to which they belong. “The algid state,” very justly says Dr. Dutroulau, “ appears to be the most legitimate expression of the action of the malarial cause upon the ...

Google previewProceedings of the Fourth Annual Meeting of the Association of Military Surgeons of the United States. Held at Washington, D.C. on the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd of May 1894 (1894)

Algidity is a frequent termination of many pernicious attacks, whatever be the form to which they belong. "The algid state," very justly says Dr. Dutroulau, " appears to be the most legitimate expression of the action of the malarial cause upon the ...

Google previewPractical Medicine and Medical Diagnosis (1887)

by Sir Byrom Bramwell

The power of resisting cold varies with age ; considerable falls of temperature in young children do not necessarily indicate a serious prognosis; in old people, on the contrary, algidity is an alarming symptom. If the central temperature falls ...

Google previewThe Medical Age (1894)

Algidity is a frequent termination of many pernicious attacks, whatever be the form to which they belong. Doctor Dutrouleau very justly says: The algid state appears to be the most legitimate expression of the action of the malarial cause upon ...

Google previewThe American Journal of the Medical Sciences (1861)

Sclerema is, therefore, according to our author, a complex affection, while the progressive algidity is a more simple morbid condition, a more directly physical result of exterior influences. Congenital sclerema is not due, of course, in any degree ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia medica (1900)

by Chalmers Watson

With it there are frequent vomiting, algidity, and cardiac failure. Death occurs after two to four days of total suppression. Occasionally fatal suppression arises in patients who appear to be recovering from the attack of diphtheria. Jlcemorrhagic ...

Google previewWalker's Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Language (1830)

Abridged for the Use of Schools, Containing ... Principles of English Pronunciation with the Proper Names that Occur in the Sacred Scriptures; to which is ... Added a Selection of Geographical Proper Names and Derivatives by John Walker

Algidity, al-j!d'-de-te. s. chilness, cold. Algific ...

Google previewThe Ladies' Lexicon and Parlour Companion (1835)

Containing Nearly Every Word in the English Language ... by William Grimshaw

fulgencies ; f algidity, pi. fulgidi- ties t ULIGINOUS, adj. Sooty, smoky. FULL. adj. Replete; having no space void ; large, a. full, fulness: aiv.fuU, fully. FULL. v. To cleanse cloth film it» oil or ...

Google previewAn English dictionary, 1676 (1692)

Algidity, Alger, chilnefs: „Algifical, making chill. -Algerines, People or Pirats belonging to „Algier, a town in Affriea. -Algomeista, a. the little Dog-star.

Google previewInternational Encyclopaedia for Surgery ... (1882)

by John Ashhurst

Algidity, with depression of the ...

Google previewA dictionary of the Malagasy language, by J.J. Freeman (D. Johns). (1835)

by Joseph John Freeman, David Johns

ma'igatsiaka, manaraua- Algidity, *. batsiaka. Algiric, a. muuipungaUiaka, mam. palianara. Algor, *. nara. Alias, ad. tenv latino, manao hoe "na", ...

Google previewSheridan improved. A general pronouncing and explanatory dictionary of the English language (1820)

Algidity, al-dzhuHdy-ty, s. Coldness, dullness. Algor, al- gir, s.

Google previewE.'s New Spelling and English Dictionary ... To which is prefixed a ... Grammar ... By W. Crakelt (1795)

by John ENTICK, William CRAKELT

Algidity, Algor, f. great cold, coldnefs, chíļnefs Algitic, a. causing, exciting or producing, cold Algorism, Algorithm, / the fcience of numbers Alguazíl, f a bailiff or constable in Spain ATias, ad otherwife, or elfe; f. a kind of writ Alibi, /, a plea of being ...

Google previewA general pronouncing and explanatory Dictionary of the English Language ... By G. F. and G. K. (1802)

by George KNIGHT (of Edinburgh.)

cold, chill - Algidity, al-jid'é-té. m. coldness, chilness Algor, al'gor, n, extreme ...

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The value of this 8-letter word is 13 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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