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petechiae Explained

petechiae at English irregular forms Of Explained:

pl. of {petechia}

Petechiae at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Petechiae \Pe*tech"i*[ae]\, n. pl.; sing. {Petechia}. [NL., fr.
LL. peteccia; cf. F. p['e]t['e]chie, It. petecchia, Sp.
petequia, Gr. ? a label, plaster.] (Med.)
Small crimson, purple, or livid spots, like flea-bites, due
to extravasation of blood, which appear on the skin in
malignant fevers, etc.

petechiae at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

n : a minute red or purple spot on the surface of the skin as
the result of tiny hemorrhages of blood vessels in the
skin (as in typhoid fever)
[also: {petechiae} (pl)]

See {petechia}

petechiae at English (WD) Of Explained:



  • Inter: plural of » petechia

  • Translation: ar » petechiae
    Translation: et » petechiae
    Translation: fr » petechiae
    Translation: ku » petechiae
    Translation: my » petechiae
    Translation: ta » petechiae
    Translation: vi » petechiae