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hy·per·ther·mi·a

 (hī′pər-thûr′mē-ə)
n.
Unusually high body temperature.

hy′per·ther′mal adj.
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hyperthermia

(ˌhaɪpəˈθɜːmɪə) or

hyperthermy

n
(Pathology) pathol variants of hyperpyrexia
ˌhyperˈthermal adj
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hy•per•ther•mi•a

(ˌhaɪ pərˈθɜr mi ə)

also hy′per•ther`my,



n.
1. abnormally high fever.
2. treatment of disease by the induction of fever.
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hyperthermia, hyperthermy

an abnormally high fever, sometimes induced as treatment for disease.
See also: Disease and Illness
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.hyperthermia - abnormally high body temperature; sometimes induced (as in treating some forms of cancer)
physical condition, physiological condition, physiological state - the condition or state of the body or bodily functions
hyperpyrexia - extremely high fever (especially in children)
hypothermia - subnormal body temperature
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Translations

hy·per·ther·mi·a

n. hipertermia. V.: hyperpyrexia
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hyperthermia

n hipertermia
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