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febrile


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Febrile  \Fe"brile\  (?;  277),  a.  [F.  f['e]brile,  from  L.  febris 
  fever.  See  {Fever}.] 
  Pertaining  to  fever;  indicating  fever,  or  derived  from  it 
  as  febrile  symptoms;  febrile  action  --Dunglison. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  febrile 
  adj  :  of  or  relating  to  or  characterized  by  fever;  "a  febrile 
  reaction  caused  by  an  allergen"  [syn:  {feverish}]  [ant: 
  {afebrile}] 




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