afebrile

[ey-fee-bruh l, ey-feb-ruh l]

Origin of afebrile

First recorded in 1870–75; a-6 + febrile
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Historical Examples of afebrile

  • Of the latter only one had a rise of temperature, while of the typical group only one was afebrile.

    Benign Stupors

    August Hoch


British Dictionary definitions for afebrile

afebrile

adjective
  1. without fever
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afebrile in Medicine

afebrile

[ā-fĕbrəl, ā-fēbrəl]
adj.
  1. Apyretic.
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