febriferous

[fi-brif-er-uh s]

adjective

producing fever.

Nearby words

  1. febri,
  2. febri-,
  3. febricity,
  4. febricula,
  5. febrifacient,
  6. febrific,
  7. febrifugal,
  8. febrifuge,
  9. febrile,
  10. febrile convulsion

Origin of febriferous

First recorded in 1870–75; febri- + -ferous

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