sudor

/ (ˈsjuːdɔː) /

noun

a technical name for sweat

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Derived forms of sudor

sudoral (ˈsjuːdərəl), adjective

Word Origin for sudor

Latin
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Medical definitions for sudor (1 of 2)

sudor
[ sōōdər, -dôr′ ]

n.

Sweat.

Medical definitions for sudor (2 of 2)

sudor-

pref.

Perspiration; sweat:sudoresis.
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