Desudation

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Desudation (Med) A sweating; a profuse or morbid sweating, often succeeded by an eruption of small pimples.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n desudation In medicine, a profuse or morbid sweating, frequently causing or accompanied by sudamina or heatpimples.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Desudation des-ū-dā′shun a violent sweating: an eruption of small pimples on children.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. desudatio, fr. desudare, to sweat greatly; de, + sudare, to sweat
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. desudāre, -ātum, de, inten., and sudāre, to sweat.