febri-


a combining form meaning “fever,” used in the formation of compound words: febriferous.

Nearby words

  1. feaze,
  2. feazing,
  3. feb,
  4. feb.,
  5. febri,
  6. febricity,
  7. febricula,
  8. febrifacient,
  9. febriferous,
  10. febrific

Origin of febri-

combining form representing Latin febris fever

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British Dictionary definitions for febri

febri

combining form

indicating feverfebrifuge

Word Origin for febri

from Latin febris fever

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