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a combining form meaning “fever,” used in the formation of compound words: febriferous.
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This term means the "arrangement of words in regularly measured, patterned, or rhythmic lines or verses." What is it?
Origin of febri-
Combining form representing Latin febrisfever
Words nearby febri-
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British Dictionary definitions for febri-
Word Origin for febri
from Latin febris fever
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