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storm

 [storm]
an outburst; a temporary and sudden increase in symptoms.
thyroid storm (thyrotoxic storm) thyroid crisis.

storm

(stōrm),
An exacerbation of symptoms or a crisis in the course of a disease.

storm

(storm) a sudden and temporary increase in symptoms.
thyroid storm , thyrotoxic storm see under crisis.
Adverse weather with a wind speed of 48 to 55 knots/hour, 55 to 63 mph, and 89 to 102 km/hour

storm

(stōrm)
An exacerbation of symptoms or a crisis in the course of a disease.

storm

A sudden worsening of the symptoms and other features of a disease. Used more often in the adjectival form ‘stormy’ or as the metaphor ‘stormy passage’.

storm

(stōrm)
An exacerbation of symptoms or a crisis in the course of a disease.
References in classic literature ?
Already the sudden storm is passing,and its fierceness is abating.
said Joe, "it gives a little variety to the trip, and I'm not sorry to have seen a storm from a trifling distance up in the air.
The building, which had seemed so small in the tumult of the storm, now became as square and spacious as usual.
No one wanted to risk such an accident as that, you may be sure; so all the passengers stayed huddled up in the dark cabin, listening to the shrieking of the storm and the creaking of the masts and rigging and trying to keep from bumping into one another when the ship tipped sidewise.
It partook of the magnitude and volume of distant thunder, and it came to us directly from leeward, rising above the crash of the surf and travelling directly in the teeth of the storm.
But there was now a great darkness besides; and that invested the storm with new terrors, real and fanciful.
Then the Doctor missed his high hat; for it had been blown into the sea during the storm.
The storm exasperated him, the gale made him furious, and he longed to lash the obstinate sea into obedience.
Close on its apparition, and blindingly violet by contrast, danced out the first lightning of the gathering storm, and the thunder burst like a rocket overhead.
Mimi quietly took a seat a little way apart, whence she could look on the progress of the coming storm and study its appearance throughout the whole visible circle of the neighbourhood.
Traveling with the storm she was safe, but where was it bearing her?
So wild a night had never been known in all that region, but toward morning the storm had blown itself out of breath and day dawned bright and clear.