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[Latin algidus, from algēre, to be cold.]
al·gid′i·ty (-jĭd′ĭ-tē) n.
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coldness. — algid, adj.See also: Cold
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|Noun||1.||algidity - prostration characterized by cold and clammy skin and low blood pressure|
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