Marcid Mar"cid, a. [L. marcidus, fr. marcere to wither, pine.] 1. Pining; lean; withered. --Dryden. [1913 Webster]

2. Characterized by emaciation, as a fever. --Harvey. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.


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