from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Precursory; pertaining to prodromata.
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- adj. symptomatic of the onset of an attack or a disease
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Hammond has collected a large number of these prodromic dreams, seeming to indicate that before the recognizable symptoms of disease present themselves a variety of morbid dreams may occur.
The prodromic neuralgic pain, the appearance of grouped vesicles upon inflammatory bases following the course of a nerve tract, and the limitation of the eruption to one side of the body.
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