Pyrexical
Pyrexial Py*rex"i*al, Pyrexical Py*rex"ic*al, a. (Med.) Of or pertaining to fever; feverish. [1913 Webster]

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  • Pyrexial — Py*rex i*al, Pyrexical Py*rex ic*al, a. (Med.) Of or pertaining to fever; feverish. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • feverish — adj 1. febrile, fevered, feverous, Pathol. pyretic, Pathol. pyrexic or pyrexical, fever ridden; red, flushed, glowing, inflamed, fiery, hot, red hot, burning, parched; sudorific, sweating; Pathol. delirious, hectic. 2. excited, agitated, restless …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • malarial — adj 1. malarian, malarious, aguelike; feverish, febrile, fevered, feverous, fever ridden, flushed, hot, burning, All Pathol. pyretic, pyrexic, pyrexical; Both Pathol. jaundiced, icteric; stricken, infected, diseased, sick, ill. 2. malaria… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • pyrexia — n. Med. = FEVER. Derivatives: pyrexial adj. pyrexic adj. pyrexical adj. Etymology: mod.L f. Gk purexis f. puresso be feverish f. pur fire …   Useful english dictionary

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