Medical Dictionary

ague

noun \ˈā-(ˌ)gyü\

Definition of AGUE

1
:  a fever (as malaria) marked by paroxysms of chills, fever, and sweating that recur at regular intervals
2
:  a fit of shivering :  chill
March 27, 2015
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Tranquilly at rest or causing no trouble
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