febrile

2 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Febrile \Fe"brile\ (?; 277), adjective [F. f['e]brile, from L. febris fever. See {Fever}.] Pertaining to fever; indicating fever, or derived from it; as, febrile symptoms; febrile action. --Dunglison.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

febrile

adjective

1: of or relating to or characterized by fever; "a febrile reaction caused by an allergen" [syn: {febrile}, {feverish}] [ant: {afebrile}]


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