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hyperpyrexia


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Hyperpyrexia  \Hy`per*py*rex"i*a\,  n.  [NL.  See  {Hyper-},  and 
  {Pyrexia}.]  (Med.) 
  A  condition  of  excessive  fever;  an  elevation  of  temperature 
  in  a  disease,  in  excess  of  the  limit  usually  observed  in  that 
  disease. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  hyperpyrexia 
  n  :  extremely  high  fever 




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