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Diaphoresis definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

DIAPHORESIS, n. [Gr., to carry through; to carry.] Augmented perspiration; or an elimination of the humors of the body through the pores of the skin.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: the process of the sweat glands of the skin secreting a salty fluid; "perspiration is a homeostatic process" [syn: perspiration, sweating, diaphoresis, sudation, hidrosis]

Merriam Webster's

noun (plural diaphoreses) Etymology: Late Latin, from Greek diaphor?sis, from diaphorein to dissipate by perspiration, from dia- + phorein, frequentative of pherein to carry Date: circa 1681 perspiration; especially profuse perspiration artificially induced

Oxford Reference Dictionary

n. Med. sweating, esp. artificially induced. Etymology: LL f. Gk f. diaphoreo carry through

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Diaphoresis Di`a*pho*re"sis, n. [L., fr. Gr. ?, fr. ? to carry through, to throw off by perspiration; dia` through + ? to carry.] (Med.) Perspiration, or an increase of perspiration.



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