Diaphoresis meaning

dīə-fə-rēsĭs, dī-ăfə-
Perspiration, especially when copious and medically induced.
noun
0
0
Perspiration, esp. when profuse.
noun
0
0
Perspiration, especially when copious and medically induced.
noun
0
0
(physiology) Perspiration, especially when profuse and medically induced.
noun
0
0
Advertisement

Origin of diaphoresis

  • Late Latin diaphorēsis from Greek from diaphorein to disperse dia- dia- phorein to convey frequentative of pherein to carry bher-1 in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition