intercurrence

intercurrent

[in-ter-kur-uhnt, -kuhr-]
adjective
1.
intervening, as of time or events.
2.
Pathology. (of a disease) occurring while another disease is in progress.

Origin:
1605–15; < Latin intercurrent- (stem of intercurrēns) present participle of intercurrere to run between. See inter-, current

intercurrence, noun
intercurrently, adverb
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intercurrent (ˌɪntəˈkʌrənt)
 
adj
1.  occurring during or in between; intervening
2.  pathol (of a disease) occurring during the course of another disease
 
inter'currence
 
n
 
inter'currently
 
adv

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intercurrent in·ter·cur·rent (ĭn'tər-kûr'ənt, -kŭr'-)
adj.
Occurring in addition to and usually altering the course of another disease.

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