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febrile

adjective fe·brile \ˈfe-ˌbrī(-ə)l also ˈfē-\

medical : including or caused by fever

Full Definition of FEBRILE

:  marked or caused by fever :  feverish

Origin of FEBRILE

Medieval Latin febrilis, from Latin febris fever
First Known Use: 1651

Other Medicine Terms

analgesia, angina, diabetes, hepatitis, homeopathy, logorrhea, palliate, pandemic

febrile

adjective fe·brile \ˈfeb-ˌrīl also ˈfēb-\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of FEBRILE

:  marked or caused by fever :  feverish

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