brain fever

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noun


Nearby words

  1. brain coral,
  2. brain damage,
  3. brain death,
  4. brain drain,
  5. brain fart,
  6. brain fingerprinting,
  7. brain freeze,
  8. brain gain,
  9. brain hormone,
  10. brain mantle

Origin of brain fever

First recorded in 1825–35

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British Dictionary definitions for brain fever

brain fever

noun

inflammation of the brain or its covering membranes
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Medicine definitions for brain fever

brain fever

n.

Inflammation of the brain or meninges.

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