febrile convulsion n.
A convulsion accompanying high fever in infants and young children.
[fee-bruh l, feb-ruh l or, esp. British, fee-brahyl] /ˈfi brəl, ˈfɛb rəl or, esp. British, ˈfi braɪl/ adjective 1. pertaining to or marked by fever; feverish. /ˈfiːbraɪl/ adjective 1. of or relating to fever; feverish adj. 1650s, from Medieval Latin febrilis “pertaining to fever,” from Latin febris “a fever” (see fever). febrile feb·rile (fěb’rəl, fē’brəl) […]
[feb-roo-er-ee, feb-yoo‐] /ˈfɛb ruˌɛr i, ˈfɛb yu‐/ noun, plural Februaries. 1. the second month of the year, ordinarily containing 28 days, but containing 29 days in leap years. Abbreviation: Feb. /ˈfɛbrʊərɪ/ noun (pl) -aries 1. the second month of the year, consisting of 28 or (in a leap year) 29 days n. late 14c., from […]
1. Federal Election Commission. 1. . abbreviation 1. fecit Forward Error Correction 1. Federal Election Commission 2. forward error correction Latin fecit (he or she made or did it)
noun 1. (def 1). noun 1. Also called February Revolution. the uprising in Russia in March, 1917 (February Old Style), in which the Czarist government collapsed and a provisional government was established. 2. Also called October Revolution. the overthrow of this provisional government by a coup d’état on November 7, 1917 (October 25 Old Style), […]