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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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Among the 360 complicated malaria cases, the most common complication was cerebral malaria in 38% cases, followed by acute renal failure (ARF) in 24% cases, hepatopathy in 23% cases, both ARF and hepatopathy in 11% cases, shock in 4% and algid malaria in 1% cases.
As a consequence, the canon changes: the passionate Medieval period is rediscovered while the stiff and algid Classicism is rejected; consequently, literature is great when it is the fruit of the sentiment and passionate feelings.
En definitiva, tant el clima intel-lectual general, amb el moment algid del dret medieval, com les vicissituds biografiques de Llull havien de fer que el mallorqui se sentis atret pel mon del dret, una ciencia redescoberta que estava de moda i que serviria de banc de proves per a l'Art.