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Definition of hectic:

  1. A hectic flush.
  2. fever.
  3. Habitual; constitutional; pertaining especially to slow waste of animal tissue, as in consumption; as, a hectic type in disease; a hectic flush.
  4. In a hectic condition; having hectic fever; consumptive; as, a hectic patient.


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