fulminant


ful·mi·nant

adjective \ˈfl-mə-nənt, ˈfəl-\

Definition of FULMINANT

:  coming on suddenly and with great severity <fulminant disease>

First Known Use of FULMINANT

1602

ful·mi·nant

adjective \ˈfl-mə-nənt, ˈfəl-\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of FULMINANT

: coming on suddenly with great severity <fulminant hepatitis with total hepatocyte necrosis—C. L. Humberston et al>

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: fulminate (verb)
Previous Word in the Dictionary: fulmar
All Words Near: fulminant

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up fulminant? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).