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14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1a
Middle English coler, from Anglo-French colre, colere, from Latin cholera cholera, from Greek
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From the sanguine to the downright choleric
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“Choler.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/choler. Accessed 27 Sep. 2020.
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