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  • Erysipelatous — Er y*si*pel a*tous ([e^]r [i^]*s[i^]*p[e^]l [.a]*t[u^]s), a. [Cf. F. [ e]rysip[ e]lateux.] Resembling erysipelas, or partaking of its nature. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • erysipelatous — er·y·si·pel·a·tous .er ə si pel ət əs, .ir adj 1) of or relating to erysipelas 2) ERYSIPELOID …   Medical dictionary

  • erysipelatous — adj. infected with erysipelas (infectious disease) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • erysipelatous — er·y·si·pel·a·tous …   English syllables

  • erysipelatous — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷sə̇|peləd.əs adjective Etymology: Latin erysipelat , erysipelas + English ous 1. : of or relating to erysipelas 2. : erysipeloid …   Useful english dictionary

  • erysipelas — erysipelatous /er euh si pel euh teuhs, ear /, adj. /er euh sip euh leuhs, ear euh /, n. 1. Pathol. an acute, febrile infectious disease, caused by a specific streptococcus, characterized by diffusely spreading deep red inflammation of the skin… …   Universalium

  • erysipelas — A specific, acute, superficial cutaneous cellulitis caused by β hemolytic streptococci and characterized by hot, red, edematous, brawny, and sharply defined eruptions; usually accompanied by severe constitutional symptoms. [G., fr. erythros, red… …   Medical dictionary

  • Cuban fever — (or calentura) was a popular name for a recurring form of tropical fever, sometimes accompanied by acute delirium.[1] Its sufferers included U.S. President Theodore Roosevelt.[2] In 1898, a pathologist established that Cuban fever was a variety… …   Wikipedia

  • Erysipelous — Er y*sip e*lous ([e^]r [i^]*s[i^]p [ e]*l[u^]s), a. Erysipelatous. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Phlogosis — Phlo*go sis, n. [NL., fr. Gr. ? burning heat.] (Med.) Inflammation of external parts of the body; erysipelatous inflammation. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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