cauma definition

  • noun:
    • Great heat, since the human body in temperature.
    • Great heat, as of the human body in temperature.
    • In medicine, temperature; infection; fever: a word previously utilized in the designation of various diseases, specially those exhibiting inflammation and temperature, as cauma pleuritis, pleurisy; cauma podagricum, gout; but additionally cauma hæmorrhagicum, alleged active hemorrhage.
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