apyrexia

Derived Formsapyretic, adjective

Word Origin for apyrexia

C19: from a- 1 + Greek puretos fever
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apyrexia

[ā′pī-rĕksē-ə, ăp′ə-]
n.
  1. The absence of fever.
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