Apoplectical
Apoplectic Ap`o*plec"tic(#) Apoplectical Ap`o*plec"tic*al, a. [L. apoplecticus, Gr. ?, fr. ?: cf. F. apoplectique. See {Apoplexy}.] Relating to apoplexy; affected with, inclined to, or symptomatic of, apoplexy; as, an apoplectic person, medicine, habit or temperament, symptom, fit, or stroke. [1913 Webster]

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