hyperpyrexia

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hy·per·py·rex·ia

noun \-pī-ˈrek-sē-ə\

Definition of HYPERPYREXIA

:  exceptionally high fever (as in a particular disease)

Origin of HYPERPYREXIA

New Latin
First Known Use: 1875

hy·per·py·rex·ia

noun \-pī-ˈrek-sē-ə\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of HYPERPYREXIA

: exceptionally high fever (as in a particular disease)

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