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peracute

Saltos de línea: per|acute
Pronunciación: /ˌpəːrəˈkjuːt
 
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Definición de peracute en inglés:

adjetivo

chiefly Veterinary Medicine
(Of a disease) very severe and of very short duration, generally proving quickly fatal: the peracute form results in sudden death
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Although dogs can die from the peracute form of the disease, many dogs are successfully treated with intravenous fluids and antibiotics.

Origen

late Middle English: from Latin peracutus 'very sharp'.

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