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efficacious against fever; febrifuge; antipyretic.
an antifebrile agent.
Historical Examples

This food is esteemed extremely wholesome, and is antifebrile.
An Account of Timbuctoo and Housa Territories in the Interior of Africa Abd Salam Shabeeny

reducing fever; antipyretic
(obsolete) an antifebrile agent or drug

1660s, from anti- + febrile.

antifebrile an·ti·feb·rile (ān’tē-fěb’rəl, -fē’brəl, -brīl’, ān’tī-)
See antipyretic.


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