Thermic fever
Thermic Ther"mic, a. [Gr. ? heat.] Of or pertaining to heat; due to heat; thermal; as, thermic lines. [1913 Webster]

{Thermic balance}. See {Bolometer}.

{Thermic fever} (Med.), the condition of fever produced by sunstroke. See {Sunstroke}.

{Thermic weight}. (Mech.) Same as {Heat weight}, under {Heat}. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Thermic — Ther mic, a. [Gr. ? heat.] Of or pertaining to heat; due to heat; thermal; as, thermic lines. [1913 Webster] {Thermic balance}. See {Bolometer}. {Thermic fever} (Med.), the condition of fever produced by sunstroke. See {Sunstroke}. {Thermic… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Thermic balance — Thermic Ther mic, a. [Gr. ? heat.] Of or pertaining to heat; due to heat; thermal; as, thermic lines. [1913 Webster] {Thermic balance}. See {Bolometer}. {Thermic fever} (Med.), the condition of fever produced by sunstroke. See {Sunstroke}.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Thermic weight — Thermic Ther mic, a. [Gr. ? heat.] Of or pertaining to heat; due to heat; thermal; as, thermic lines. [1913 Webster] {Thermic balance}. See {Bolometer}. {Thermic fever} (Med.), the condition of fever produced by sunstroke. See {Sunstroke}.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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