American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 1

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Author: Noah Webster

Dysentery

DYS’ENTERY, n. [L. dysenteria; Gr. bad; intestines.]

A flux in which the stools consist chiefly of blood and mucus or other morbid matter, accompanied with griping of the bowels, and followed by tenesmus.

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Chicago: Noah Webster Jr., "Dysentery," American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 1 in An American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 1 (New York: S. Converse, 1828), Original Sources, accessed October 3, 2022, http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=KR7QFZ2I8J8643F.

MLA: Webster, Noah, Jr. "Dysentery." American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 1, in An American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 1, New York, S. Converse, 1828, Original Sources. 3 Oct. 2022. http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=KR7QFZ2I8J8643F.

Harvard: Webster, N, 'Dysentery' in American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 1. cited in 1828, An American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 1, S. Converse, New York. Original Sources, retrieved 3 October 2022, from http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=KR7QFZ2I8J8643F.