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Definition of the noun Acerbation
What does Acerbation mean as a name of something?
- [rare] Bitterness of feeling.
- synonym: embitterment
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The Reporter's Dictionary (1864)
Based on Phonography by Alexis E. Marshall
R Accusative, ш, и: Ассщшш, ks, t, m Acerbate, b', R, bt Acerbation, ...
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 ...
Dictionarium 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, ...
Beeton'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 ...
The 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, ...
London 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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
The 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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Video shows what acerbation means. Bitterness of feeling.. Exacerbation, aggravation, deterioration.. acerbation synonyms: embitterment. Acerbation Meaning.
Scrabble value of A1C3E1R1B3A1T1I1O1N1
The value of this 10-letter word is 14 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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