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See definition of pyrexia on Dictionary.com
  • as intemperature
  • as infever

synonyms for pyrexia

  • climate
  • cold
  • condition
  • heat
  • warmth
  • calefaction
  • degrees
  • febricity
  • feverishness
  • incalescence
  • body heat
  • thermal reading
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antonyms for pyrexia

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  • cool
  • freeze
  • dullness
  • contentedness
  • peace
  • frigidity
  • coldness
  • chill
  • coolness
  • lethargy
  • apathy
  • calm
  • calmness
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How to use pyrexia in a sentence

During the next few days the animal will lose some weight and perhaps show a certain amount of pyrexia.
THE ELEMENTS OF BACTERIOLOGICAL TECHNIQUEJOHN WILLIAM HENRY EYRE
The first sign of their occurrence is an attack of pyrexia, shortly followed by a painful swelling at the affected spot.
A SYSTEM OF OPERATIVE SURGERY, VOLUME IV (OF 4)VARIOUS
Constitutional symptoms, particularly pyrexia and anæmia, are most often met with in young women.
MANUAL OF SURGERYALEXIS THOMSON AND ALEXANDER MILES
The pyrexia may be divided into three periods, each having its own peculiarities.
A SYSTEM OF PRACTICAL MEDICINE BY AMERICAN AUTHORS, VOL. IVARIOUS
The lysis, therefore, occupies usually a longer time than was required by the pyrexia in reaching its maximum.
A SYSTEM OF PRACTICAL MEDICINE BY AMERICAN AUTHORS, VOL. IVARIOUS
These changes are usually proportional to the degree of pyrexia which has been present during life.
A SYSTEM OF PRACTICAL MEDICINE BY AMERICAN AUTHORS, VOL. IVARIOUS
Their explanation seems difficult, since the pyrexia is too brief to be associated with any local inflammatory complication.
A SYSTEM OF PRACTICAL MEDICINE BY AMERICAN AUTHORS, VOL. IVARIOUS
It was often present both in the initial paroxysm and in the relapse, but disappeared soon after the end of the pyrexia.
A SYSTEM OF PRACTICAL MEDICINE BY AMERICAN AUTHORS, VOL. IVARIOUS
Quinine, as might be expected, has been largely used, in the hope that it might control the pyrexia or prevent the relapse.
A SYSTEM OF PRACTICAL MEDICINE BY AMERICAN AUTHORS, VOL. IVARIOUS
It was frequently given so as to maintain decided drowsiness throughout the pyrexia.
A SYSTEM OF PRACTICAL MEDICINE BY AMERICAN AUTHORS, VOL. IVARIOUS
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WORDS RELATED TO PYREXIA

  • burning up
  • delirium
  • ecstasy
  • excitement
  • febrile disease
  • ferment
  • fervor
  • fire
  • flush
  • frenzy
  • heat
  • intensity
  • passion
  • pyrexia
  • restlessness
  • running a temperature
  • the shakes
  • turmoil
  • unrest
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