anginose

anginal

[an-jahyn-l, an-juh-nl]
adjective
of, noting, or pertaining to angina, especially angina pectoris.
Also, anginous [an-jahy-nuhs] , anginose [an-juh-nohs, an-jahy-nohs] .


Origin:
1805–15; angin(a) + -al1

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angina (ænˈdʒaɪnə)
 
n
1.  any disease marked by painful attacks of spasmodic choking, such as Vincent's angina and quinsy
2.  Also called: angina pectoris a sudden intense pain in the chest, often accompanied by feelings of suffocation, caused by momentary lack of adequate blood supply to the heart muscle
 
[C16: from Latin: quinsy, from Greek ankhonē a strangling]
 
an'ginal
 
adj
 
anginose
 
adj
 
an'ginous
 
adj

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