febrile


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feb·rile

 (fĕb′rəl, fē′brəl)
adj.
Of, relating to, or characterized by fever; feverish.

[Late Latin febrīlis, from Latin febris, fever.]

febrile

(ˈfiːbraɪl)
adj
(Medicine) of or relating to fever; feverish
[C17: from medical Latin febrīlis, from Latin febris fever]
febrility n

fe•brile

(ˈfi brəl, ˈfɛb rəl; esp. Brit. ˈfi braɪl)

adj.
pertaining to or marked by fever; feverish.
[1645–55; < New Latin, Medieval Latin febrilis, probably for Late Latin febribilis. See fever, -ile1]
fe•bril•i•ty (fɪˈbrɪl ɪ ti) n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.febrile - of or relating to or characterized by fever; "a febrile reaction caused by an allergen"
afebrile - having no fever

febrile

adjective (Formal) feverish, hot, fevered, flushed, fiery, inflamed, delirious, pyretic (Medical) The child was in a febrile condition.

febrile

adjective
Being at a higher temperature than is normal or desirable:
Translations
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febrile

[ˈfiːbraɪl] ADJfebril

febrile

[ˈfiːbraɪl] adj (literary) [behaviour] → fébrile, fiévreux/euse

febrile

feb·rile

a. febril, calenturiento-a;
___ convulsionconvulsión ___.

febrile

adj febril
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Febrile Seizure (FS) is the most common type of childhood seizure, which occurs in 2-5% of neurologically-healthy children between 6 months to 5 years.
Objective: To determine the frequency of acute bacterial meningitis in children with first episode of febrile seizures.
Objective: To find out the association between iron deficiency anemia and the frequency of first febrile seizure.
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This decrease has led to a search for other causes of fever in Africa, where unexplained febrile illnesses are one of the major health problems.