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subfebrile

[ suhb-fee-bruhl, -feb-ruhl or, especially British, -fee-brahyl ]
/ sʌbˈfi brəl, -ˈfɛb rəl or, especially British, -ˈfi braɪl /
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adjective

pertaining to or marked by a temperature slightly above normal.

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Origin of subfebrile

First recorded in 1895–1900; sub- + febrile
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