festinant


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Related to festinant: festinant gait, waddling gait

festinant

 [fes´tĭ-nant]
accelerating.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

fes·ti·nant

(fes'ti-nant),
Rapid; hastening; accelerating.
[L. festino, to hasten]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

fes·ti·nant

(fes'ti-nănt)
Rapid; hastening; accelerating.
[L. festino, to hasten]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

fes·ti·nant

(fes'ti-nănt)
Rapid; hastening; accelerating.
[L. festino, to hasten]
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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La importancia de este personaje y de su Liber ostensor quod adesse festinant tempora--del cual solo queda un manuscrito llegado tardiamente a la Biblioteca Vaticana--habia llamado la atencion, en los anos 1925-1930, a la gran erudita Jeanne Bignami-Odier, que publico importantes actualizaciones sobre Roquetaillade y su obra pero sin llegar a hacer una edicion critica de este tratado.
quo non tantum [6] qui mediterraneam Hispaniae partem habitant sed et qui maritimam oram incolunt accedere festinant, ubi juris utriusque professionem aggressus ad hanc usque diem insudavi.
The lower the resting blood pressure[10], the more hurried the gait; ambient monitoring of blood pressure may provide an explanation of the break into a festinant gait.