brain fever

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noun

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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