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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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Epidemiological and clinical aspects of blackwater fever among African children suffering frequent malaria attacks.
Blackwater Fever, who has the size and scope looked for in a prospective jumper, attracted some attention at the subsequent auction, but returned to Middleham for a closing bid of 8,200gns.
Leftover coursework was brought back to England in 1963 when Tim's parents had to return home, his father having contracted Blackwater fever, a complication of malaria.