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pyretogenesis in Medicine

pyretogenesis

(pī′rĭ-tō-jĕnĭ-sĭs, pĭr′ĭ-)
n.
  1. The origin and mode of production of fever.
Related formspy′re•to•ge•netic (-jə-nĕtĭk) adj.
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