intercurrent

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adjective in·ter·cur·rent \ˌin-tər-ˈkər-ənt, -ˈkə-rənt\

Definition of intercurrent

  1. :  occurring during and modifying the course of another disease an intercurrent infection

Origin and Etymology of intercurrent

Latin intercurrent-, intercurrens, present participle of intercurrere


First Known Use: 1684


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intercurrent

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adjective in·ter·cur·rent \ˌint-ər-ˈkər-ənt, -ˈkə-rənt\

Medical Definition of intercurrent

  1. :  occurring during and modifying the course of another disease an intercurrent infection


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