Choleriform
Choleriform Chol"er*i*form`, a. [Cholera + -form.] Resembling cholera. [1913 Webster]

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  • choleriform — Resembling cholera. SYN: choleroid. * * * chol·er·i·form käl (ə )rə .fȯrm adj resembling cholera * * * cho·ler·i·form (ko lerґĭ form) resembling cholera …   Medical dictionary

  • choleriform — chol·er·i·form …   English syllables

  • choleriform — ˈkäl(ə)rəˌfȯrm adjective Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary cholera + iform; probably originally formed as French cholériforme : resembling cholera …   Useful english dictionary

  • choleriform enteritis — an acute, choleralike diarrheal disease with a high mortality rate, prevalent in epidemic and endemic form in the Western Pacific area since 1938, caused by the El Tor biovar of Vibrio cholerae …   Medical dictionary

  • choleroid — SYN: choleriform. * * * chol·er·oid käl ə .rȯid adj resembling cholera * * * chol·er·oid (kolґər oid) choleriform …   Medical dictionary

  • Choleroid — Chol er*oid, a. [Cholera + oid.] Choleriform. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • choleroid — choleroid, a. (ˈkɒlərɔɪd) [f. cholera + oid.] Resembling cholera, choleriform. in Mayne Expos. Lex …   Useful english dictionary

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