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  • Info Fever (also known as pyrexia or febrile response) is one of the most common medical signs and is characterized by an elevation of body temperature above the normal range of due to an increase in the temperature regulatory set-point. more...
  • They had a son together, who died of fever at ten years of age.
  • A few days later she began running a high fever and was unable to rise again.
  • The place has since become much less subject to fevers than in former years. Cited from Letters of a Traveller, by William Cullen Bryant
  • People are usually able to walk and may have a low grade fever.
  • Since the 1980s, the number of cases of yellow fever has been increasing.
  • What were then known as camp fevers had already broken out in August. Cited from The Great Fortress, by William Wood
  • He was ill with a fever and others on the ship were afraid for his life.
  • He also found himself sleeping more often and suffering from a low-grade fever.
  • The loss of weight is greatest in heavy people and in those who have high fevers. Cited from Maintaining Health, by R. L. Alsaker
  • He soon became ill, developing a severe cold and high fever.
  • The hospital provided care for victims of yellow fever in the area.
  • Eight months after returning to Venezuela with him, she died from yellow fever.
  • I don't know much, but I do know that ice is needed in high fevers. Cited from The Young Engineers in Colorado, by H. Irving Hancock
  • This broken heart and fever'd brain May never wake to joy again. Cited from Mark Hurdlestone, by Susanna Moodie
  • The Sun came into the series having won all four regular-season contests against the Fever.
  • Suffering a fever, he died a few days later.
  • In recent years, this has been the most common form of transmission of yellow fever in Africa.
  • A week later, he had died of scarlet fever, and his wish was granted.
  • The eradication of yellow fever was also a major step toward better global health.
  • Yellow fever begins after an incubation period of three to six days.
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Meaning of fever

  • noun A rise in the temperature of the body; frequently a symptom of infection
  • noun Intense nervous anticipation
    in a fever of resentment