Apoplectoid
Apoplectiform Ap`o*plec"ti*form, Apoplectoid Ap`o*plec"toid, a. [Apoplectic + -form, -oid.] Resembling apoplexy. [1913 Webster]

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  • apoplectoid — ap·o·plec·toid (ap″o plekґtoid) resembling apoplexy …   Medical dictionary

  • apoplectoid — ap·o·plec·toid …   English syllables

  • apoplectoid — adjective resembling apoplexy • Syn: ↑apoplectiform • Pertains to noun: ↑apoplexy, ↑apoplexy (for: ↑apoplectiform) * * * adjective see apoplectiform …   Useful english dictionary

  • apoplectiform — adjective resembling apoplexy • Syn: ↑apoplectoid • Pertains to noun: ↑apoplexy (for: ↑apoplectoid), ↑apoplexy …   Useful english dictionary

  • Apoplectiform — Ap o*plec ti*form, Apoplectoid Ap o*plec toid, a. [Apoplectic + form, oid.] Resembling apoplexy. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • apoplexy — apoplectiform /ap euh plek teuh fawrm /, apoplectoid, adj. /ap euh plek see/, n. Pathol. 1. stroke (def. 6). 2. a sudden, usually marked loss of bodily function due to rupture or occlusion of a blood vessel. 3. a hemorrhage into an organ cavity… …   Universalium

  • Encephalitis — Inflammation of the brain. Encephalitis occurs, for example, in 1 in 1,000 cases of measles. It may start (up to 3 weeks) after onset of the measles rash and present with high fever, convulsions, and coma. It usually runs a blessedly short course …   Medical dictionary

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