pyretogenic

adjective
pyr·​e·​to·​gen·​ic | \ ¦pirətō¦jenik, ¦pīr-; pī¦retə¦j- \
variants: or less commonly pyretogenous \ ¦pirə¦täjənəs , ¦pīr-​ \

Definition of pyretogenic

: inducing fever

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History and Etymology for pyretogenic

pyret- + -genic or -genous

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“Pyretogenic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pyretogenic. Accessed 29 Jun. 2022.

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