Quo*tid"i*an (?) a. [OE. cotidian, L. quotidianus, fr. quotidie daily; quotus how many + dies day: cf. OF. cotidien, F. quotidien. See Quota, Deity.]

Occurring or returning daily; as, a quotidian fever.


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Quo*tid"i*an (?), n.

Anything returning daily; especially Med., an intermittent fever or ague which returns every day.



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