noun, plural feb·res [feb-reez] /ˈfɛb riz/.
Origin of febris
Examples from the Web for febris
This fever differs entirely from the febris flava—the typhus icteroides of Sauvages.Dealings with the Dead, Volume I (of 2)|A Sexton of the Old School
Febris epidemicae cerebro et nervoso generi potissimum infestae, anno 1661 increbescentis descriptio, in Pathologia Cerebri, Cap.A History of Epidemics in Britain, Volume II (of 2)|Charles Creighton
Yet my judgment is, be it spoken without offence of the learned physicians, that the disease was Febris ardens, a burning fever.A History of Epidemics in Britain (Volume I of II)|Charles Creighton
Then the reign of a minor; then an offer of a usurpation (though it was but as febris ephemera).The Advancement of Learning|Francis Bacon
It belongs to the great, antique, and illustrious family of febris, whose origin is lost in the darkness of ages.The Mysteries of Paris, Volume 6 of 6|Eugne Sue