polyleptic

[pŏl′ē-lĕptĭk]

adj.

Occurring in many paroxysms, as malaria or epilepsy.

Nearby words

  1. polyhydroxy,
  2. polyhymnia,
  3. polyimide,
  4. polyisobutylene,
  5. polyisoprene,
  6. polylingual,
  7. polymastia,
  8. polymath,
  9. polymathy,
  10. polymelia


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