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ague

a fever with successive stages of fever and chills esp when caused by malaria
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- The ague again so violent that I lay a-bed all day, and neither ate nor drank.
- Having been somewhat refreshed with the sleep I had had, and the fit being entirely off, I got up; and though the fright and terror of my dream was very great, yet I considered that the fit of the ague would return again the next day, and now was my time to get something to refresh and support myself when I should be ill; and the first thing I did, I filled a large square case-bottle with water, and set it upon my table, in reach of my bed; and to take off the chill or aguish disposition of the water, I put about a quarter of a pint of rum into it, and mixed them together.
The application which I made use of was perfectly new, and perhaps which had never cured an ague before; neither can I recommend it to any to practise, by this experiment: and though it did carry off the fit, yet it rather contributed to weakening me; for I had frequent convulsions in my nerves and limbs for some time.
Another 10-minute firefight ensued, he said, as the reinforcing Barangay Peacekeeping Action Team members from Kan Ague village encountered the fleeing ASG bandits.
Encinas said the bandits also fired at an Army patrol base in Barangay Igasan and clashed with personnel of the peacekeeping action team of Barangay Kan Ague. Police said the bandits suffered an undetermined number of casualties.
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From 'ague' to 'yeoman,' this reference provides definitions of words found in the works of Shakespeare that are related to domestic life, encompassing words for food, cooking, clothing, family roles, daily tasks, servants, furniture, and jewelry.
Angelica was highly regarded by medieval herbalists that believed it would cure every conceivable malady: plague, poisoning, ague and all contagious diseases.