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intercurrent

[in-ter-kur-uh nt, -kuhr-] /ˌɪn tərˈkɜr ənt, -ˈkʌr-/
adjective
1.
intervening, as of time or events.
2.
Pathology. (of a disease) occurring while another disease is in progress.
Origin of intercurrent
1605-1615
1605-15; < Latin intercurrent- (stem of intercurrēns) present participle of intercurrere to run between. See inter-, current
Related forms
intercurrence, noun
intercurrently, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for intercurrence

intercurrent

/ˌɪntəˈkʌrənt/
adjective
1.
occurring during or in between; intervening
2.
(pathol) (of a disease) occurring during the course of another disease
Derived Forms
intercurrence, noun
intercurrently, adverb
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intercurrence in Medicine

intercurrent in·ter·cur·rent (ĭn'tər-kûr'ənt, -kŭr'-)
adj.
Occurring in addition to and usually altering the course of another disease.

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