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octan

 [ok´tan]
occurring on the eighth day (every seven days).

oc·tan

(ok'tan),
Applied to fever, the paroxysms of which recur every eighth day, the day of a paroxysm being counted as the first in the computation.
[L. octo, eight]

octan

[ok′tan]
occurring at 7-day intervals, or every 8th day.

oc·tan

(ok'tan)
Applied to fever, the paroxysms of which recur every eighth day, the day of a paroxysm being counted as the first in the computation.
[L. octo, eight]

octan

occurring on the eighth day (every 7 days).
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