agonal

agonal
adjective Date: 1901 of, relating to, or associated with agony and especially the death agony

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • agonal — AGONÁL, Ă, agonali, e, adj. Referitor la agonale. – Din it. agonale. Trimis de ana zecheru, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  agonál adj. m., pl. agonáli; f. sg. agonálă, pl. agonále …   Dicționar Român

  • agonal — ⇒AGONAL, ALE, ALES, AUX, adj. et subst. fém. plur. I. Adjectif A. ANTIQ. Relatif aux jeux publics. Rem. Attesté ds Ac. Compl. 1842, Lar. 19e, etc. B. PHILOS., PSYCHOL. ,,Qui concerne la lutte, le combat (...) peut caractériser certaines formes de …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Agonal — may refer to: * Death rattle, deriving from the word agony * Agonist, as opposed to antagonist …   Wikipedia

  • agonal — (Del lat. agonālis). 1. adj. Perteneciente o relativo a los certámenes, luchas y juegos públicos, tanto corporales como de ingenio. 2. Perteneciente o relativo al combate; que implica lucha. 3. Se dice de las fiestas que se dedicaban al dios Jano …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • agonal — [ag′ə nəl] adj. of or connected with death pangs …   English World dictionary

  • agonal — (Del lat. agonalis < agon, certamen.) ► adjetivo 1 Se refiere a los certámenes, luchas y juegos públicos. ► adjetivo/ sustantivo femenino 2 HISTORIA Se aplica a la fiesta que se celebraba en honor del dios Jano o del dios Agonio. * * * agonal… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • agonal — Relating to the process of dying or the moment of death, so called because of the former erroneous notion that dying is a painful process. * * * ag·o·nal ag ən əl adj of, relating to, or associated with agony and esp. the death agony <chemical …   Medical dictionary

  • agonal — ago|nal <Adj.> (bildungsspr.): kämpferisch, streitbar; auf [Wett]kampf ausgerichtet. * * * agonal,   wettkampfmäßig, kämpferisch. Kulturphilosophischer Begriff, den griechischen Wettkampf (Agon) betreffend. J. Burckhardt und F …   Universal-Lexikon

  • agonal — adj. describing or relating to the phenomena, such as cessation of breathing or change in the ECG or EEG, that are associated with the moment of death. For example, an agonal rhythm describes the ECG of a dying patient, characterized by slow,… …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • agonal — /ag euh nl/, adj. of, pertaining to, or symptomatic of agony, esp. paroxysmal distress, as the death throes. [1600 10; AGON(Y) + AL1] * * * …   Universalium

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