Urethral fever
Urethral U*re"thral, a. Of or pertaining to the urethra. [1913 Webster]

{Urethral fever} (Med.), fever occurring as a consequence of operations upon the urethra. [1913 Webster]


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  • Urethral — U*re thral, a. Of or pertaining to the urethra. [1913 Webster] {Urethral fever} (Med.), fever occurring as a consequence of operations upon the urethra. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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