quotidian


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Quotidian \Quo*tid"i*an\ (kw[-o]*t[i^]d"[i^]*an), a. [OE.
   cotidian, L. quotidianus, fr. quotidie daily; quotus how many
   + dies day: cf. OF. cotidien, F. quotidien. See Quota,
   Deity.]
   Occurring or returning daily; as, a quotidian fever.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Quotidian \Quo*tid"i*an\ (kw[-o]*t[i^]d"[i^]*an), n.
   Anything returning daily; especially (Med.), an intermittent
   fever or ague which returns every day. --Milton.
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