pertussal

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From pertussis.

Adjective[edit]

pertussal ‎(not comparable)

  1. pertaining to pertussis or whooping-cough
    • 1962: the friendly and eloquent monarch would be interrupted by a pertussal "backdraucht" in a crowd of school-children. — Vladimir Nabokov, Pale Fire

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