pyrogenic

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py·ro·gen·ic

(pī'rō-jen'ik),
Causing fever.
See also: febrifacient.

pyrogenic

/py·ro·gen·ic/ (pi″ro-jen´ik) febrifacient; causing fever.

pyrogenic

(pī′rō-jĕn′ĭk) also

pyrogenous

(pī-rŏj′ə-nəs)
adj.
1. Producing or produced by fever.
2. Caused by or generating heat.
3. Of or relating to solid rock formed from molten rock; igneous.

py′ro·ge·nic′i·ty (-rō-jə-nĭs′ĭ-tē) n.

py·ro·gen·ic

(pī'rō-jen'ik)
Causing fever.
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Another topic, which has shaped parts of my career is pyrogenicity testing.