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Also especially British, do·lour.

Origin of dolor

1275–1325; Middle English dolour (< Anglo-French) < Latin dolor, equivalent to dol(ēre) to feel pain + -or -or1 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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dolor in Medicine


  1. Pain.
  2. Sorrow; grief.
Related formsdo′lo•rific adj.
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