Word forms: (regular plural) antipyretics
Definitionsnoun(Pharmaceutical: Drugs) An antipyretic remedy or drug is used to prevent or treat fever. ⇒ The antipyretics are used to reduce a high body temperature and restore it back to normal. ⇒ An antipyretic reduces fever by lowering a raised body temperature. ⇒ An antipyretic remedy or drug is used to prevent or treat fever.
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