Unscramble Words


quartan

Definitions


[ˈkwɔːt(ə)n], (Adjective)

Definitions:
- denoting a mild form of malaria causing a fever that recurs every third day.


Phrases:

Origin:
late Middle English: from Latin (febris) quartana, based on Latin quartus ‘fourth’ (because, by inclusive reckoning, the fever recurs every fourth day)




definition by Oxford Dictionaries