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calenture

(kăl′ən-cho͝or′)
n.
A tropical fever once believed to be caused by the heat.
References in classic literature ?
would all come before him in a sort of calenture, when his fingers played absently in his pocket with his great knife and his coil of whipcord, and other relics of the past.
I had several men who died in my ship of calentures, so that I was forced to get recruits out of Barbadoes and the Leeward Islands, where I touched, by the direction of the merchants who employed me; which I had soon too much cause to repent: for I found afterwards, that most of them had been buccaneers.
His second record from the Marching Church 'side project', a bleak but utterly gripping baroque and roll work that takes aim at Elsewhere Ronnenfelt attacks US police shootings, slays societies that enforce refugee camps, and on the closing Calenture, offers an apocalyptic vision.