electropyrexia

noun
elec·​tro·​py·​rex·​ia | \ -pī-ˈrek-sē-ə How to pronounce electropyrexia (audio) \

Medical Definition of electropyrexia

: artificial fever induced by electrical means for therapeutic purposes

Learn More About electropyrexia

Dictionary Entries Near electropyrexia

electropositive

electropyrexia

electroresection

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Electropyrexia.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/electropyrexia. Accessed 22 Sep. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Farm Idioms Quiz

  • cow coming home
  • What does 'poke' refer to in the expression 'pig in a poke'?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!