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girdle-sensation

Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A feeling of constriction as if a belt were drawn closely round the body: a symptom common in certain diseases of the spinal cord.

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Examples

  • The following are recent examples: * [843] Kustermann reports a case of acute myelitis in which there was profuse perspiration above the level of the girdle-sensation and none at all below.

    Anomalies and Curiosities of Medicine

  • The following are recent examples: Kustermann reports a case of acute myelitis in which there was profuse perspiration above the level of the girdle-sensation and none at all below.

    Anomalies and Curiosities of Medicine

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