therapy by means of an artificially induced fever.
a former method of treating disease by raising the body temperature Compare cryotherapy
noun 1. any of several trees that produce or are believed to produce a febrifuge, as the blue gum, which is believed to prevent malaria. 2. a small tree, Pinckneya pubens, of the madder family, native to the southeastern U.S., having a bark used as a tonic and febrifuge. noun (US) 1. any of several […]
noun 1. the bittersweet, Celastrus scandens.
[fee-ver-weed] /ˈfi vərˌwid/ noun 1. any plant belonging to the genus Eryngium, of the parsley family, especially E. foetidum, of the West Indies, or E. campestre, of Europe. 2. any of various plants believed to reduce .
[fee-ver-wurt, -wawrt] /ˈfi vərˌwɜrt, -ˌwɔrt/ noun 1. . 2. the thoroughwort or boneset. /ˈfiːvəˌwɜːt/ noun 1. (US) any of several plants considered to have medicinal properties, such as horse gentian and boneset