from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Pertaining to, or affected with, or attendant on, pellagra.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Of or pertaining to pellagra; resembling pellagra; derived from pellagra: as, pellagrous insanity.
  • Affected with pellagra.


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  • AND SYDENSTRICKER, E.: A study of the diet of pellagrous and non-pellagrous households.

    The Vitamine Manual

  • A typical pellagrous dermatitis has not been observed in animals.

    The Vitamine Manual

  • AND HAR.IES, R. H.: The occurrence of pellagra in nursing infants in the observations on the chemical composition of the human milk from pellagrous mothers.

    The Vitamine Manual

  • _The nature of the dietary effect has not been discovered_, although certain observations point to a combined deficiency in some of the recognized dietary factors as the cause of the pellagrous syndrome.

    The Vitamine Manual

  • It is much more likely that the pellagrous syndrome is caused by a combination of the deficiencies in some of the well recognized food factors.

    The Vitamine Manual

  • A study of the diet of nonpellagrous and pellagrous households.

    The World's Healthiest Foods


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