of, pertaining to, affected by, or producing fever.

1685–95; < Neo-Latin pyreticus, equivalent to Greek pyret(ós) fever + Latin -icus -ic

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pyretic (paɪˈrɛtɪk)
pathol Compare antipyretic of, relating to, or characterized by fever
[C18: from New Latin pyreticus, from Greek puretos fever, from pur fire]

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pyretic py·ret·ic (pī-rět'ĭk)
Relating to, producing, or affected by fever.

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