Origin of defervescence
OTHER WORDS FROM defervescencede·fer·ves·cent, adjective
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How to use defervescence in a sentence
Defervescence is often very rapid, the temperature falling five or six degrees in the course of twelve hours.
Its onset is characterized by a second marked but gradually developed defervescence.
Defervescence occurs with a trifling eruption of maculo-papules, which in two days have wellnigh completely disappeared.
The tumefaction speedily subsides, the features become recognizable, and defervescence is complete.
After defervescence the prognosis is better, but there is always danger.The Ethics of Medical Homicide and Mutilation|Austin O'Malley