antifebrile


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an·ti·feb·rile

 (ăn′tē-fĕb′rəl, -fē′brəl, -brīl′, ăn′tī-)
adj.
Capable of reducing fever; antipyretic.
n.
An agent that reduces fever.

antifebrile

(ˌæntɪˈfiːbraɪl)
adj
(Medicine) reducing fever; antipyretic
n
(Pharmacology) obsolete an antifebrile agent or drug
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