paracmasis


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par·ac·me

(par-ak'mē),
1. The stage of subsidence of a fever.
2. The period of life beyond the prime; the decline or stage of involution of an organism.
Synonym(s): paracmasis
[G. the point at which the prime is past; fr. para, beyond, + akmē, highest point, prime]

paracmasis

An obsolete term for:
(1) Resolution, as in the resolution stage of a disease; 
(2) Involution, a period of decline or decay.
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