septicaemia

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

septicaemia (countable and uncountable, plural septicaemias)

  1. Alternative spelling of septicemia

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

New Latin, from sēpticus (putrifying), from Ancient Greek σηπτικός (sēptikós, septic) + αἷμα (haîma, blood).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sēpticaemia f (genitive sēpticaemiae); first declension

  1. septicemia
    • 1904, F. J. Poynton & W. V. Shaw, "On the relation of Staphylococcus pyogenes aueus to rheumatic fever", Transactions of the Pathological Society of London‎, 55: 127-128
      Quotiens autem injectio staphylococci aurei injectionem diplococci rheumatici subsequebatur, totiens evenit morbus quidam pyæmicus, aut septicaemia quae cito mortem attulit.

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative sēpticaemia sēpticaemiae
genitive sēpticaemiae sēpticaemiārum
dative sēpticaemiae sēpticaemiīs
accusative sēpticaemiam sēpticaemiās
ablative sēpticaemiā sēpticaemiīs
vocative sēpticaemia sēpticaemiae