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Definition of the noun Acerbation

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  1. [rare] Bitterness of feeling.

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Google previewThe Reporter's Dictionary (1864)

Based on Phonography by Alexis E. Marshall

R Accusative, ш, и: Ассщшш, ks, t, m Acerbate, b', R, bt Acerbation, ...

Google previewAn Universal Etymological Dictionary (1764)

Comprehending the Derivations of the Generality of Words... and Also a Brief and Clear Explication of All Different Words... Together with a Large Collection and Explication of Words Used in Our Ancient Statutes... Also a Collection of Our Most Common Proverbs by Nathan Bailey

Fox ACERBATION, a making sour, a provoking or galling L. EXACER BATION [ among Physicians ) the same as Paroxysm. Ex ACFRBATION [in Rhetorick] the same as Sarcasmus. EXACERVATION [acervus, L.] a heaping up. §ct [erağus, L J ...

Google previewDictionarium medicum universale: or, a New medical dictionary. Containing an explanation of all the terms used in physic, anatomy ... chymistry, etc (1749)

by John Barrow (teacher of mathematics.)

acerbation) is when the patient suffers more paroxysms than are usual in a fever. EPIPASTON. See CATAPAS' MA. EPIPECHY (from in), above, and waug', the Cubit) the part of the arm above the cubit. _ EPIFEPHYCOS (from Ear), upon, ...

Google previewBeeton's Medical dictionary (1871)

by Samuel Orchart Beeton

quent slimy stools ; emaciation; slow fever, with an evening acerbation ; irregular pulse ; and sometimes convulsions or fainting-fits. Treatment. — The treatment must be of a tonic and strengthening character, together with an avoidance of ...

Google previewThe London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of science, art, literature, and practical mechanics, by the orig. ed. of the Encyclopaedia metropolitana [T. Curtis]. (1839)

by Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)

and parnxysmus 'an access, fit, or ex acerbation of a disease;' giving a still greater latitude, as well in respect to the genus, ...

Google previewLondon Encyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art, Literature and Practical Mechanics (1829)

Comprising a Popular View of the Present State of Knowledge

The patient may strive, by little and little, to overcome the symptom in exacerbation; and so, by time, turn suffering into nature. Bacon's Natural History. Watchfulness and delirium, and ea'acerbation every other day. Arbuthnot on Diet. EXACT ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Global Health (2008)

by Yawei Zhang

Physiologic symptoms of grief overlap with those of depression and may include decreased sleep, decreased appetite, nightmares, ex- acerbation of preexisting conditions, and even auditory or visual hallucinations. Intense or unresolved grief ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: Dictionary (1906)

ex- acerbation = Sp. exacerbacion = Pg. exacerha- eho = It. esacerbazione, < LL. exacerbatio(n-), < L. exacerbare, pp. exacerbatus, irritate: see exacer&afe.] 1. The act of exacerbating, or the state of being exacerbated ; increase of violence ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary (1914)

An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language by William Dwight Whitney, Benjamin Eli Smith

ex- acerbation = Sp. exacerbation = Pg. exacerha- cSo = It. esacerbazione, < LL. exacerbatio(n-), < L. exacerbare, pp. exacerbatus, irritate: see exacerbate.] 1. The act of exacerbating, or the state of being exacerbated; increase of violence ...

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Acerbation Meaning

Video shows what acerbation means. Bitterness of feeling.. Exacerbation, aggravation, deterioration.. acerbation synonyms: embitterment. Acerbation Meaning.

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