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antipyretic


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Antipyretic  \An`ti*py*ret"ic\,  a.  (Med.) 
  Efficacious  in  preventing  or  allaying  fever.  --  n.  A 
  febrifuge. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  antipyretic 
  adj  :  preventing  or  alleviating  fever  [ant:  {pyretic}] 
  n  :  lowers  body  temperature  to  prevent  or  alleviate  fever  [syn: 
  {febrifuge}] 




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