Semitertian Sem`i*ter"tian, a. (Med.) Having the characteristics of both a tertian and a quotidian intermittent. -- n. An intermittent combining the characteristics of a tertian and a quotidian. [1913 Webster]

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  • semitertian — Partly tertian, partly quotidian; denoting a malarial fever in which two paroxysms occur on one day and one on the succeeding day …   Medical dictionary

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