What does the word remittent mean?
Usage examples for remittent
Afterwards may be studied the diseases of the head, the chest, and the bowels; next constitutional diseases, such as consumption and scrofula; and lastly, the various fevers, as typhoid, or, as it is popularly called, remittent fever, measles, scarlatina, and small- pox; and last of all I will add a few remarks on the mental and moral characteristics of childhood, and their disorders. – The Mother's Manual of Children's Diseases by Charles West, M.D.
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