febrifuge

noun
feb·​ri·​fuge | \ ˈfe-brə-ˌfyüj How to pronounce febrifuge (audio) \

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febrifuge adjective

First Known Use of febrifuge

1686, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for febrifuge

French fébrifuge, probably from New Latin *febrifuga, from Late Latin febrifuga, febrifugia centaury, from febri- + Late Latin -fuga -fuge

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The first known use of febrifuge was in 1686

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“Febrifuge.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/febrifuge. Accessed 21 Jan. 2022.

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febrifuge

noun or adjective
feb·​ri·​fuge | \ ˈfeb-rə-ˌfyüj How to pronounce febrifuge (audio) \

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