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feverish

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adjective fe·ver·ish \ˈfēv-(ə-)rish\

Medical Definition of feverish

  1. 1:  showing symptoms indicating fever (as increased heat and thirst or delirium) :  having a fever <the patient is feverish>; specifically :  abnormally hot <the child's forehead felt feverish>

  2. 2:  of or indicating fever <a feverish condition>

  3. 3:  infected with or tending to cause fever <a damp, feverish, unhealthy spot—R. L. Stevenson>





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