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Noun1.pyrectic - any substance that can cause a rise in body temperature
substance - a particular kind or species of matter with uniform properties; "shigella is one of the most toxic substances known to man"
Adj.1.pyrectic - having or causing fever


, pyretic
a. pirético-a, rel. a la fiebre.
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The effects of conditioning and novelty on the analgesic and pyrectic responses to morphine.