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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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention no longer considers undulant fever a major health risk.
There are concerns in Montana that the bison will spread brucellosis, which causes abortions in cattle and undulant fever in humans.
In a 1967 Dugway study, bombs filled with the agent that causes undulant fever and the still-secret "US" were dropped ftom 25,000 feet and set to detonate at 10,000 feet.
In humans, it causes undulant fever and male sterility and in animals, B.