Choleraic
Choleraic Chol`er*a"ic, a. Relating to, or resulting from, or resembling, cholera. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • choleraic — See cholera. * * * …   Universalium

  • choleraic — adjective Relating to, or resembling, cholera …   Wiktionary

  • choleraic — Relating to cholera …   Medical dictionary

  • choleraic — adj. of or pertaining to cholera (bacterial disease which affects the stomach and intestines) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • choleraic — chol·er·a·ic …   English syllables

  • choleraic — adjective relating to or resulting from or resembling cholera • Pertains to noun: ↑cholera • Derivationally related forms: ↑cholera …   Useful english dictionary

  • choleraic diarrhea — the watery diarrhea seen in cholera …   Medical dictionary

  • cholera — choleraic /kol euh ray ik/, adj. /kol euhr euh/, n. 1. Also called Asiatic cholera. Pathol. an acute, infectious disease, endemic in India and China and occasionally epidemic elsewhere, characterized by profuse diarrhea, vomiting, cramps, etc. 2 …   Universalium

  • Diarrhea — A familiar phenomenon with unusually frequent or unusually liquid bowel movements, excessive watery evacuations of fecal material. The opposite of constipation. The word “diarrhea” with its odd spelling is a near steal from the Greek “diarrhoia”… …   Medical dictionary

  • choleroid — See choleraic. * * * …   Universalium

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