Foudroyant: Defintion

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Foudroyant (adj.):

  1. Dazzling or stunning in effect.
  2. Medicine Occurring suddenly and severely. Used of a disease.

[French, from present participle of foudroyer, to strike with lightning, from foudre, lightning, from Old French fouldre, from Latin fulgur, from fulgre, to flash; see bhel-1 in Indo-European roots.]

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