Paludal fever
Paludal Pa*lu"dal, a. [L. palus, -udis, a marsh.] Of or pertaining to marshes or fens; marshy. [R.] [1913 Webster]

{Paludal fever}, malarial fever; -- so called because generated in marshy districts. [1913 Webster]


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