Pertaining to or affected with malaria.

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ma·lar·ial mə-'ler-ē-əl adj of, relating to, or infected by malaria <a \malarial region>
malarial n an individual who is infected with malaria

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • malarial — (adj.) 1830, from MALARIA (Cf. malaria) + AL (Cf. al) (1) …   Etymology dictionary

  • malarial — [[t]məle͟əriəl[/t]] ADJ: usu ADJ n You can use malarial to refer to things connected with malaria or areas which are affected by malaria. ...malarial parasites …   English dictionary

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  • malarial — adjective of or infected by or resembling malaria malarial fever • Pertains to noun: ↑malaria • Derivationally related forms: ↑malaria …   Useful english dictionary

  • malarial — adjective see malaria …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • malarial — See malaria. * * * …   Universalium

  • malarial — adjective of, relating to, or infected by malaria …   Wiktionary

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  • malarial — ma lar·i·al || mÉ™ lerɪəl / leÉ™r adj. infected with malaria; of or pertaining to malaria …   English contemporary dictionary

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