fever

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fever

(Excitement), noun agitation, ardor, arousing, delirium, desire, disquiet, eagerness, enthusiasm, exhilaration, fervency, fever pitch, feverish excitement, feverishness, fire, fomentation, frenzy, galvanization, heat, intensity, panic, passion, provocation, stimulation, stirring up, tizzy, turmoil, upset, working up, zeal, zealousness, zest
Associated concepts: proceedings reaching a fever pitch

fever

(Illness), noun affliction, ailment, eleeated temperature, feverishness, has a disorder, has a malady, has an affliction, has an ailment, ill health, illness, in poor health, infirmity, not healthy, sickness, temperature
Associated concepts: fee services, health care
See also: furor
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Over one million people are estimated to have starved to death since the onset of sanctions, and many more are suffering from rampant disease: infant paralysis, typhoid, tetanus, viral hepatitus, measles, undulant fever, hemorrhagic fever, croup, whooping cough, rickets, scabies, and rabies have all staged comebacks in what was once a healthy state.
Farmers recognize the disease by another name, undulant fever, which when contracted by humans--typically by drinking unpasteurized milk--can cause severe joint pain.
There are concerns in Montana that the bison will spread brucellosis, which causes abortions in cattle and undulant fever in humans.