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diseasing


diseasing


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Disease  \Dis*ease"\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Diseased};  p.  pr  & 
  vb  n.  {Diseasing}.] 
  1.  To  deprive  of  ease;  to  disquiet;  to  trouble;  to  distress. 
  [Obs.] 
 
  His  double  burden  did  him  sore  disease.  --Spenser. 
 
  2.  To  derange  the  vital  functions  of  to  afflict  with  disease 
  or  sickness;  to  disorder;  --  used  almost  exclusively  in 
  the  participle  diseased. 
 
  He  was  diseased  in  body  and  mind.  --Macaulay.