afebrile

afebrile
adjective Date: 1875 not marked by or having a fever

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  • afebrile — [ā fē′brəl, ā fē′brīl΄; āfe′brəl] adj. having no fever …   English World dictionary

  • afebrile — /ay fee breuhl, ay feb reuhl/, adj. without fever; feverless. [1870 75; A 6 + FEBRILE] * * * …   Universalium

  • afebrile — adjective having no fever Syn: apyretic …   Wiktionary

  • afebrile — Without fever, denoting apyrexia; having a normal body temperature. SYN: apyretic, apyrexial. * * * afe·brile ( )ā feb .rīlalso fēb adj free from fever: not marked by fever * * * adj. without, or not showing any signs of, a fever. * * * …   Medical dictionary

  • afebrile — adj. feverless, not feverish …   English contemporary dictionary

  • afebrile — adj. without, or not showing any signs of, a fever …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • afebrile — a•fe•brile [[t]eɪˈfi brəl, eɪˈfɛb rəl[/t]] adj. pat without fever • Etymology: 1870–75 …   From formal English to slang

  • afebrile — /eɪˈfɛbraɪl/ (say ay februyl), /eɪˈfibraɪl/ (say ay feebruyl), Originally US / brəl/ (say bruhl) adjective without fever; feverless. {a 6 + febrile} Usage: The pronunciations /eɪˈfɛbrəl/ and /eɪˈfibrəl/ are considered by some to be not standard… …   Australian English dictionary

  • afebrile —   a. free from fever …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • afebrile — adjective having no fever • Ant: ↑febrile • Pertains to noun: ↑fever …   Useful english dictionary

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