phlogistic

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adjective phlo·gis·tic \ flō-ˈji-stik \

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


Medical Dictionary

phlogistic

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adjective phlo·gis·tic \ flō-ˈjis-tik \

medical Definition of phlogistic

:of or relating to inflammations and fevers

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