from The Century Dictionary.

  • Partly tertian and partly quotidian: applied to intermittent fevers.
  • noun A semitertian fever.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective (Med.) Having the characteristics of both a tertian and a quotidian intermittent.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective obsolete, medicine Having a paroxysm every day, and a second stronger one every two days
  • noun obsolete, medicine An intermittent fever of this kind.


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