noun see pyrogenic

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • pyrogenicity — See pyrogenic. * * * …   Universalium

  • pyrogenicity — py·ro·ge·nic·i·ty jə nis ət ē n, pl ties the quality or state of being pyrogenic esp capacity to produce fever …   Medical dictionary

  • pyrogenicity — py·ro·ge·nic·i·ty …   English syllables

  • pyrogenicity — ˌpīrōjə̇ˈnisəd.ē noun ( es) Etymology: pyrogenic + ity : the quality or state of being pyrogenic; especially : capacity to produce fever …   Useful english dictionary

  • pyrogenic — adjective Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: 1852 1. of or relating to igneous origin 2. producing or produced by heat or fever • pyrogenicity noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Veillonella — A genus of nonmotile, non–spore forming, anaerobic bacteria (family Veillonellaceae) containing small (0.3–0.5 μm in diameter), Gram negative cocci which occur as diplococci short chains and in masses. Carbon dioxide is required for growth, and …   Medical dictionary

  • pyrogenic — adjective 1》 Medicine inducing fever. 2》 resulting from combustion or heating. Derivatives pyrogenicity noun …   English new terms dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”