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adj.1. describing a disease of rapid onset, severe symptoms, and brief duration. Compare chronic. 2. describing any intense symptom, such as severe pain.

1. describing a disease of rapid onset, severe symptoms, and brief duration. Compare chronic. 2. describing any intense symptom, such as severe pain.

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