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The agu and fever iz a disorder that infests most new settlements.
A Collection of Essays and Fugitiv Writings Noah Webster
a seaport in NW Puerto Rico. Historical Examples On the evening of the following day we land in a boat at Aguadilla—a small watering-place on the coast of Porto Rico. The Pearl of the Antilles, or An Artist in Cuba Walter Goodman
a type of brandy made in Spain and Portugal. a liquor, popular in South and Central America, made from sugar cane. (in Spanish-speaking countries) any distilled spirit. Historical Examples “You look tired, Cocom,” said Jack, passing him a flask of aguardiente. The Harlequin Opal, Vol. 2 (of 3) Fergus Hume They desired not to eat […]
a state in central Mexico. 2499 sq. mi. (6470 sq. km). a city in and the capital of this state. Contemporary Examples Most of the movie had to be filmed in Aguascalientes, one of the central provinces of Mexico, far from the heart of the drug wars. “Miss Bala” Is Mexico’s Drug War Thriller Stephen […]
Pathology. a malarial fever characterized by regularly returning paroxysms, marked by successive cold, hot, and sweating fits. a fit of fever or shivering or shaking chills, accompanied by malaise, pains in the bones and joints, etc.; chill. Historical Examples I could quarrel with the climate, but surely, if it is subject to the ague, there […]