- a technical name for sweat
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Examples from the Web for sudor
About the middle of June, the terrible sweating sickness (sudor anglicus) broke out in England.History of the Reformation in the Sixteenth Century, Volume V
J. H. Merle d'Aubigné
It was a sufficiently prominent symptom in the Oxford gaol-fever of 1577 for the sudor Anglicus to be called to mind.A History of Epidemics in Britain (Volume I of II)
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