Plurisy

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Plurisy Superabundance; excess; plethora.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Plurisy plōōr′i-si (Shak.) superabundance.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. plus, pluris, more
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. plus, pluris, more.

Usage

In literature:

When we had side plurisy, what dey calls pneumonia now, dey sent fer a doctor.
"Slave Narratives: a Folk History of Slavery in the United States" by Various
Negro Tarter acqui Company Sick plurisy.
"The Cultural History of Marlborough, Virginia" by C. Malcolm Watkins
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