ardent fever

ar·dent fe·ver

a term sometimes applied to hyperpyrexia occurring in intermittent malarial fever.
Synonym(s): heat apoplexy (2)

ardent fever

A nonspecific term for any cyclical fever occurring in malaria.
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Full of passion and intensity, flamenco encapsulates the searing heat of a Spanish summer and the ardent fever of Andalusia in its mesmerising use of guitar, voice, dance and even rhythmic hand clapping.
No name is given to Philiscus's disease, not because it had none (the physician would have called it a kausos, an ardent fever), but because the observer does not wish to prejudice the observation by a premature labeling.