Pituitous fever
Pituitous Pi*tu"i*tous, a. [L. pituitosus: cf. F. pituiteux.] Consisting of, or resembling, pituite or mucus; full of mucus; discharging mucus. [1913 Webster]

{Pituitous fever} (Med.), typhoid fever; enteric fever. [1913 Webster]


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  • Pituitous — Pi*tu i*tous, a. [L. pituitosus: cf. F. pituiteux.] Consisting of, or resembling, pituite or mucus; full of mucus; discharging mucus. [1913 Webster] {Pituitous fever} (Med.), typhoid fever; enteric fever. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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