antifebrile

antifebrile

[an-tee-fee-bruhl, -feb-ruhl, an-tahy-] Biochemistry, Pharmacology.
adjective
1.
efficacious against fever; febrifuge; antipyretic.
noun
2.
an antifebrile agent.

Origin:
1655–65; anti- + febrile

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antifebrile (ˌæntɪˈfiːbraɪl)
 
adj
1.  reducing fever; antipyretic
 
n
2.  obsolete an antifebrile agent or drug

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antifebrile an·ti·feb·rile (ān'tē-fěb'rəl, -fē'brəl, -brīl', ān'tī-)
n.
See antipyretic.

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