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re·frig·er·ant

(rē-frij'ĕr-ănt),
1. Cooling; reducing slight fever.
2. An agent that gives a sensation of coolness or relieves feverishness.
[L. re-frigero, pp. -atus, pr. p. -ans, to make cold, fr. frigus (frigor-), cold]

refrigerant

(rĭ-frĭj′ər-ənt)
adj.
Medicine Reducing fever.
n.
Medicine An agent used to reduce fever.

re·frig·er·ant

(rĕ-frij'ĕr-ănt)
1. Cooling; reducing slight fever.
2. An agent that gives a sensation of coolness or relieves feverishness.

re·frig·er·ant

(rĕ-frij'ĕr-ănt)
1. Cooling; reducing slight fever.
2. Agent that gives a sensation of coolness or relieves feverishness.

refrigerant

1. relieving fever and thirst.
2. a cooling remedy.
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