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apyrexia

/ (ˌæpaɪˈrɛksɪə) /
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noun

absence of fever

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apyretic, adjective
C19: from a- 1 + Greek puretos fever
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Medical definitions for apyrexia

apyrexia
[ ā′pī-rĕksē-ə, ăp′ə- ]

n.

The absence of fever.
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