Medical Dictionary


noun apy·rex·ia \ˌā-ˌpī-ˈrek-sē-ə, ˌap-ə-ˈ\
plural apy·rex·ias also apy·rex·ies

Medical Definition of APYREXIA

:  absence or intermission of fever
apy·rex·i·al \ˌā-ˌpī-ˈrek-sē-əl, ˌap-ə-\ adjective

Variants of APYREXIA

apy·rex·ia also apy·rexy \(ˌ)ā-ˈpī-ˌrek-sē, ˈap-ə-ˌ\


How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears