octan

Something which happens every eight days

Grandiloquent dictionary. 2006.

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  • octan — /ok teuhn/, adj. 1. (of a fever) occurring every eighth day. n. 2. an octan fever. [1895 1900; < F octane, MF octaine, deriv. of L octo EIGHT, on the model of quartaine QUARTAN] * * * …   Universalium

  • octan — /ok teuhn/, adj. 1. (of a fever) occurring every eighth day. n. 2. an octan fever. [1895 1900; < F octane, MF octaine, deriv. of L octo EIGHT, on the model of quartaine QUARTAN] …   Useful english dictionary

  • octan — adjective occurring every eight days …   Wiktionary

  • octan — Applied to fever, the paroxysms of which recur every eighth day, the day of a paroxysm being counted as the first in the computation. [L. octo, eight] …   Medical dictionary

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