phlogistic


phlo·gis·tic

adjective \flō-ˈjis-tik\

Definition of PHLOGISTIC

1
[Greek phlogistos] :  of or relating to inflammations and fevers
2
[New Latin phlogiston] :  of or relating to phlogiston

First Known Use of PHLOGISTIC

1732

phlo·gis·tic

adjective \flō-ˈjis-tik\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of PHLOGISTIC

: of or relating to inflammations and fevers

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