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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Chilly or cold.

Usage examples (16)
  • A person who is algid is marked by prostration and has cold clammy skin and low blood pressure
  • Upon this variety of the Limnophysalis hyalina depends the vomiting of blue matters observed by Dr. John Sullivan, at Havana, in patients affected with pernicious intermittent...
  • -- I could not doubt -- an actual aroma like peach-blossom was in the algid air about me!
  • For this purpose it has even been employed in the algid period of incurable cholera morbus. for more
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