subfebrile

adjective
sub·fe·brile | \ -ˈfeb-ˌrīl also -ˈfēb- \

Medical Definition of subfebrile 

: of, relating to, or constituting a body temperature very slightly above normal but not febrile a subfebrile rise in temperature

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