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al·gid

 (ăl′jĭd)
adj.
Cold; chilly.

[Latin algidus, from algēre, to be cold.]

al·gid′i·ty (-jĭd′ĭ-tē) n.

algid

(ˈældʒɪd)
adj
(Medicine) med chilly or cold
[C17: from Latin algidus, from algēre to be cold]
alˈgidity n

al•gid

(ˈæl dʒɪd)

adj.
cold; chilly.
[1620–30; < Latin algidus]
al•gid′i•ty, al′gid•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.algid - chillyalgid - chilly; "a person who is algid is marked by prostration and has cold clammy skin and low blood pressure"
medical specialty, medicine - the branches of medical science that deal with nonsurgical techniques
cold - having a low or inadequate temperature or feeling a sensation of coldness or having been made cold by e.g. ice or refrigeration; "a cold climate"; "a cold room"; "dinner has gotten cold"; "cold fingers"; "if you are cold, turn up the heat"; "a cold beer"
Translations

al·gid

a. álgido-a, frío-a.
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This world is the country of Algid, where Snow discovers that she is a long-lost princess destined to inherit the throne from her evil father.
33 Hepatic dysfunction 25 (25) 20 Renal dysfunction 20 (20) 15 Hyperpyrexia 15 (15) -- Hypoglycemia 10 (10) -- ARDS/respiratory complication 5 (5) 60 Algid malaria 5 (5) -- Others (bone marrow depression, 5 (5) 20 CCF, DIC, septicemia) Table 3: Duration of fever before hospitalization Complication Duration No.
Algid malaria with profound hypotension occurred in 12 cases, 3(33.
Falciparum malaria has high mortality as it causes complications like cerebral malaria renal failure and algid malaria21.