What does Calenture mean?

Calenture meaning in General Dictionary

To see as in the delirium of just one affected with calenture

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  • A name previously provided to various fevers occuring in tropics esp to a type of mad delirium associated with temperature among sailors which occasionally led the individual to imagine the sea to-be a green field also to toss himself engrossed
  • A name previously given to numerous fevers occuring in tropics; esp. to a form of mad delirium accompanied by fever, among sailors, which often led the affected person to imagine the ocean to be a green field, also to put himself into it.
  • To see like in the delirium of just one impacted with calenture.