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Definitions for pyretic
paɪˈrɛt ɪkpyret·ic

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. pyreticadjective

    causing fever


  1. pyreticadjective

    Caused by, pertaining to or resulting in fever.

    Etymology: pyreticus, from πυρετικός, from πυρετός, from πῦρ.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Pyreticadjective

    of or pertaining to fever; febrile

    Etymology: [Gr. burning heat, fever, from fire: cf. F. pyrtique.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Pyretic

    pī-ret′ik, adj. pertaining to fever.—n. a remedy for fever.—ns. Pyretol′ogy, the science of fevers; Pyrex′ia, fever.—adjs. Pyrex′ial, Pyrex′ic. [Gr. pyrektikospyretos, fever—pyr, fire.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pyretic in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pyretic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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