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[Latin algidus, from algēre, to be cold.]
al·gid′i·ty (-jĭd′ĭ-tē) n.
(Medicine) med chilly or cold
[C17: from Latin algidus, from algēre to be cold]
[1620–30; < Latin algidus]
al•gid′i•ty, al′gid•ness, n.
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|Adj.||1.||algid - chilly; "a person who is algid is marked by prostration and has cold clammy skin and low blood pressure"|
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"