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sequela Explained

sequela at English irregular forms Of Explained:

(pl) sequelae

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

Sequela \Se*que"la\, n.; pl. {Sequel[ae]}. [L., a follower, a
result, from sequit to follow.]
One who, or that which, follows. Specifically:
(a) An adherent, or a band or sect of adherents. ``Coleridge
and his sequela.'' --G. P. Marsh.
(b) That which follows as the logical result of reasoning;
inference; conclusion; suggestion.

Sequel[ae], or thoughts suggested by the preceding
aphorisms. --Coleridge.
(c) (Med.) A morbid phenomenon left as the result of a
disease; a disease resulting from another.

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

sequela
n : any abnormality following or resulting from a disease or
injury or treatment; "paralysis is one of the sequelae of
poliomyelitis"
[also: {sequelae} (pl)]

sequela at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Etymology

Inter: etyl » la Inter: term » sequela|lang=la, from Inter: term » sequi||follow|lang=la. Compare Inter: term » sequence|lang=en.

Pronunciation

* Inter: IPA » /sɪˈkwiːlə/

Noun

Inter: en-noun » sequel|ae
  • Inter: patholog » y a disease or condition which is caused by an earlier disease or problem
    1. :* 1970: Complications: haematoma formation is a dangerous sequela of this operation, and careful drainage with polythene tubing was carried out. — JG Ballard, The Atrocity Exhibition
    2. :* 1973: ‘Ay, ay,’ said Stephen testily, ‘it is showy enough to look at, no doubt, but these are only the superficial sequelae. There is no essential lesion.’ — Patrick O'Brian, HMS Surprise
    3. :* 2003: Self-dosing brought emotional and physical sequelae of its own. — Roy Porter, Flesh in the Age of Reason (Penguin 2004, p. 407)


    Italian

    Noun

    Inter: it-noun » sequel|f|a|e
  • string, sequence, series, string
    1. Inter: context » pathology|lang=it sequela


    Translation: et » sequela
    Translation: fr » sequela
    Translation: it » sequela
    Translation: pt » sequela
    Translation: ru » sequela
    Translation: fi » sequela
    Translation: ta » sequela
    Translation: vi » sequela

  • seqüela at English (WD) Of Explained:

    ==Catalan==

    Etymology

    Inter: etyl » en|ca Inter: term » sequel

    Noun

    Inter: ca-noun » f|seqüeles
  • sequel

    See also

    * Inter: l » ca|preqüela