Malarial Ma*la"ri*al, Malarian Ma*la"ri*an, Malarious Ma*la"ri*ous, a. Of or pertaining, to or infected by, malaria. [1913 Webster]

{Malarial fever} (Med.), a fever produced by malaria, and characterized by the occurrence of chills, fever, and sweating in distinct paroxysms, At intervals of definite and often uniform duration, in which these symptoms are wholly absent (intermittent fever), or only partially so (remittent fever); fever and ague; chills and fever. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • malarial — (adj.) 1830, from MALARIA (Cf. malaria) + AL (Cf. al) (1) …   Etymology dictionary

  • malarial — Pertaining to or affected with malaria. * * * ma·lar·ial mə ler ē əl adj of, relating to, or infected by malaria <a malarial region> malarial n an individual who is infected with malaria …   Medical dictionary

  • malarial — [[t]məle͟əriəl[/t]] ADJ: usu ADJ n You can use malarial to refer to things connected with malaria or areas which are affected by malaria. ...malarial parasites …   English dictionary

  • malarial — malaria ► NOUN ▪ a disease characterized by recurrent attacks of fever, caused by a blood parasite transmitted by mosquitoes in tropical and subtropical regions. DERIVATIVES malarial adjective. ORIGIN from Italian mala aria bad air (the disease… …   English terms dictionary

  • malarial — adjective of or infected by or resembling malaria malarial fever • Pertains to noun: ↑malaria • Derivationally related forms: ↑malaria …   Useful english dictionary

  • malarial — adjective see malaria …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • malarial — See malaria. * * * …   Universalium

  • malarial — adjective of, relating to, or infected by malaria …   Wiktionary

  • malarial — Synonyms and related words: allergic, anemic, apoplectic, arthritic, bilious, cancerous, chlorotic, colicky, consumptive, dropsical, dyspeptic, edematous, encephalitic, epileptic, laryngitic, leprous, luetic, malignant, measly, nephritic,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • malarial — ma lar·i·al || mÉ™ lerɪəl / leÉ™r adj. infected with malaria; of or pertaining to malaria …   English contemporary dictionary

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