pyrexic
adjective see pyrexia

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  • pyrexic — adjective feverish, pyretic …   Wiktionary

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  • pyrexic — paɪ reksɪk adj. feverish, suffering from an abnormally high body temperature …   English contemporary dictionary

  • pyrexic — py·rex·ic …   English syllables

  • pyrexic — adjective see pyrexia * * * pyrexˈial and pyrexˈic adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑pyrexia …   Useful english dictionary

  • pyrexia — noun Etymology: New Latin, from Greek pyressein to be feverish, from pyretos Date: 1769 abnormal elevation of body temperature ; fever • pyrexial adjective • pyrexic adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • pyrexia — pyrexial, pyrexic, adj. /puy rek see euh/, n. Pathol. 1. fever. 2. feverish condition. [1760 70; < NL < Gk pýrex(is) feverishness + ia IA] * * * …   Universalium

  • pyrexia — [pʌɪ rɛksɪə, pɪ ] noun Medicine fever. Derivatives pyrexial adjective pyrexic adjective Origin C18: mod. L., from Gk purexis, from puressein be feverish …   English new terms dictionary

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