noun, plural pe·te·chi·ae [pi-tee-kee-ee, -tek-ee-ee] /pɪˈti kiˌi, -ˈtɛk iˌi/. Pathology.
Words nearby petechia
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Sometimes the parotid and submaxillary glands were inflamed; petechiae were absent.
In some few there were spots on the skin, but hardly ever petechiae or tumours near the ears.
For, if perhaps you should except the Petechiae, they differ rather in degree than in kind.
The earlier these petechiae appear, the fresher in colour, and the longer they continue out, the better (p. 5).