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(kŏlər-ĭn, -ə-rēn′)
  1. A mild form of diarrhea occurring during epidemics of cholera.
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Historical Examples

  • Happily the disease had appeared among them in a milder form, known as cholerine.

    Venerable Philippine Duchesne

    G. E. M.

  • He thought the gentleman's attack of cholerine must be connected with the beer which people were talking about in the country.

    Bouvard and Pcuchet

    Gustave Flaubert