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Definition of the adjective algid
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Alternative definition of the adjective algid
- [medicine] cold, chilly; used of low body temperature especially in connection with certain diseases such as malaria and cholera.
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by Casey Albert Wood
During the algid period Graefe has found the pupils contracted. At the commencement of the disease they are dilated .
The Dimwit's Dictionary (2006)
More Than 5,000 Overused Words and Phrases and Alternatives to Them by Robert Hartwell Fiske, Joseph Epstein
algid; arctic; brumal; chilly; cold; cool; freezing; frigid; frosty; frozen; gelid; glacial; hibernal; hyperborean; ice-cold; icy; nippy; polar; rimy; wintry. (as) cold as ice An insipid ...
by William Dwight Whitney
algid (al'jid), a.
Concise Medical Dictionary (2015)
by Elizabeth Martin
algid. adj. cold: usually describing the cold clammy skin associated with certain forms of malaria. alginates. pl. n. derivatives of alginic acid, a complex carbohydrate extracted from certain brown seaweeds, that readily absorb water to form a gel ...
by Heinz Mehlhorn, Horst Aspöck
Algid Malaria Alimentary System Diseases, Animals Patent —> malaria also possible in -> Plasmodium falci- parum with progressing multiplication of parasites but without fever. Thus this form of disease is often misdiagnosed. Gastrointestinal ...
A dictionary of new medical terms, a suppl. to 'An illustrated dictionary of medicine, biology and allied sciences'. (1905)
by George Milbry Gould
Algid. See under Algid (Illus. Diet.). F., Angiocardiac, F., Angeiocaidiac, that attending endocarditis ...
Mosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions - Australian & New Zealand Edition (2014)
by Peter Harris, Sue Nagy, Nicholas Vardaxis
algid /alމjid/[L, algere, to be cold], chilly or cold. algid malaria [L, algere, to be cold], a stage of malaria caused by the protozoan Plasmodium falciparum. It is characterised by coldness of the skin, ...
algid /al'jid/ [L, algere, to be cold], ...
Flip Dictionary (2002)
by Barbara Kipfer
paper cylinder of: rouleau coins, revenue from the minting of: seigniorage colander: bowl-shaped, sieve, sifter, strainer, utensil cold: algid, arctic, bleak, brisk, chilled, chilly, cool, crisp, freezing, frigid, frosty, frozen, gelid, glacial, hyperborean, ...
The Century dictionary (1906)
algid (al'jid), a .
(Based on Mayne's Lexicon) by New Sydenham Society, Henry Power, Leonard William Sedgwick
pernicious, algid. F., amphimerine. (' Auqmuspivös, quotidian.) Sauvage's term for a remittent fever having daily paroxysms.
by Mosby, Inc
algid /al′jid/ [L, algere, to be cold], chilly or cold. algid malaria [L, algere, to be cold], a rare complication of tropical malaria (occurring in 0.37% of cases) caused by the protozoan Plasmodium ...
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Scrabble value of A1L1G2I1D2
The value of this 5-letter word is 7 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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