Megrim

Definition of Megrim

Me´grim
n.1.A kind of sick or nervous headache, usually periodical and confined to one side of the head; now more commonly called migraine headache or migraine.
2.A fancy; a whim; a freak; a humor; esp., in the plural, lowness of spirits.
These are his megrims, firks, and melancholies.
- Ford.
3.(Far.) A sudden vertigo in a horse, succeeded sometimes by unconsciousness, produced by an excess of blood in the brain; a mild form of apoplexy.
1.(Zool.) The British smooth sole, or scaldfish (Psetta arnoglossa).

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cephalalgia, head ache, headache, hemicrania, migraine, sick headache
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