free from fever.
If febrile symptoms are sufficient to make us regard a disease as general, then there is no local disease, except when apyretic.
North American Medical and Surgical Journal, Vol. 2, No. 3, July, 1826 Various
apyretic a·py·ret·ic (ā’pī-rět’ĭk, āp’ə-)
Having no fever.
noun absence of fever Historical Examples There was apyrexia on the day the attack was due, and this did not return again. New, Old, and Forgotten Remedies: Papers by Many Writers Various apyrexia a·py·rex·i·a (ā’pī-rěk’sē-ə, āp’ə-) n. The absence of fever.
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- Aq. comm.
(in prescriptions) common water.
- Aq. bull.
(in prescriptions) boiling water. Latin aqua bulliens (boiling water)