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synonyms for tertian

  • tertiary
  • triennial
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How to use tertian in a sentence

Three varieties are associated with malarial fever in man—the tertian, quartan, and estivo-autumnal malarial parasites.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
Tertian segmenting forms are less frequently typical than quartan.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
With the tertian parasite, the segments more frequently form an irregular cluster.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
Physicians skilled in magic applied three seeds of three-leaved grass to tertian ague, and four to a quartian.
THE MYSTERIES OF ALL NATIONSJAMES GRANT
From this I contracted a severe cold, which ended in a tertian ague.
BOSWELL'S CORRESPONDENCE WITH THE HONOURABLE ANDREW ERSKINE, AND HIS JOURNAL OF A TOUR TO CORSICAJAMES BOSWELL
It might be that the fever was not quotidian, but tertian, and that it would return next day.
THE SECRET OF THE ISLANDW.H.G. KINGSTON (TRANSLATION FROM JULES VERNE)
Anasarcous legs and symptoms of hydrothorax, consequent to a tertian ague.
AN ACCOUNT OF THE FOXGLOVE AND SOME OF ITS MEDICAL USESWILLIAM WITHERING
After a tertian ague of 12 months continuation, suffered great indisposition for 10 months more.
AN ACCOUNT OF THE FOXGLOVE AND SOME OF ITS MEDICAL USESWILLIAM WITHERING
Feb. 20th, 21st, Theodor fell sick in the Shrovtyde weke, and so into a tertian ague.
THE PRIVATE DIARY OF DR. JOHN DEEJOHN DEE
It was then that the tertian ague commonly attacked him, and this year it obliged him to pass a whole month in bed.
THE SONNETS, TRIUMPHS, AND OTHER POEMS OF PETRARCHPETRARCH
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO TERTIAN

  • tertian
  • tertiary
  • triennial
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