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quotidian

 [kwo-tid´e-an]
1. recurring every day.
2. a form of intermittent malarial fever with daily recurrent paroxysms.
quotidian fever a fever that recurs every day, such as with a type of malaria.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

quo·tid·i·an

(kwō-tid'ē-ăn),
Daily; occurring every day.
[L. quotidianus, daily, fr. quot, as many as, + dies, day]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

quotidian

(kwō-tĭd′ē-ən)
adj.
Recurring daily. Used especially of attacks of malaria.
The American Heritage® Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2007, 2004 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company. All rights reserved.

quo·tid·i·an

(kwō-tid'ē-ăn)
Daily; occurring every day.
See also: quotidian malaria
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

quo·tid·i·an

(kwō-tid'ē-ăn)
Daily; occurring every day.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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