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fevers

noun
plural of fever

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an abnormal state that disrupts a plant's or animal's normal bodily functioning
  • before the days of modern medicine, when death remained a mystery, people said that someone died of a fever and left it at that

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“Fevers.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/fevers. Accessed 20 Sep. 2021.

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