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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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New Delhi [India], August 6 ( ANI ): The Chacha Nehru Hospital located in New Delhi's Geeta Colony area reportedly refused to admit a five-month-old girl child suffering from brain fever on Saturday.
At the time it was thought that they would cause brain fever and imminent
Of the 327 Californians with ill effects of the disease, 124 suffered flulike symptoms, and 121 people suffered the more serious brain fever called West Nile neuroinvasive disease.
At the time it was thought that they would cause brain fever and imminent death; 1950: A forest fire in British Columbia caused the moon to appear blue in Britain.
8 percent of the vote in his race for president as the Liberal Republican/ Democratic candidate, Greeley soon died from a brain fever.
Cases of infants who developed brain fever after being infected with influenza were also reported.