Origin of remittent
Related formsre·mit·tence, re·mit·ten·cy, nounre·mit·tent·ly, adverb
Examples from the Web for remittent
It is usually of the remittent type and may continue for some months.
His complaint was a remittent fever, taken on our short journey into the interior.A Voyage Round the World, Vol. I|James Holman
Yellow fever, intermittent and remittent fevers, and all sorts of other tropical maladies made it their favourite home.South America Observations and Impressions|James Bryce
The three most common species are vivax, malariæ and falciparum, causing respectively the tertian, quartan and remittent fevers.
The facial expression of patients suffering with remittent is sufficiently characteristic to afford some diagnostic inferences.