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adjective Pathology.
  1. of, relating to, or resembling typhoid.
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Origin of typhoidal

First recorded in 1880–85; typhoid + -al1
Related formsnon·ty·phoi·dal, adjective
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Examples from the Web for typhoidal

Historical Examples

  • Febrile symptoms, typhoidal in type, in a case of supposed syphilitic sore throat will most likely be indicative of tuberculosis.

    A System of Practical Medicine By American Authors, Vol. II


  • Sometimes it becomes epidemic, and assumes a languid or typhoidal cast,—not Positivism, but Agnosticism.

  • In the typhoidal inflammations are associated those symptoms which are so prominent in the severe varieties of typhoid fever.