salt fever

salt fe·ver

elevated temperature in an infant, following a rectal injection of a salt solution.
See also: thirst fever.
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The 48-year-old father-of-two is one of six fanatics gripped by "salt fever" who are starring in the BBC documentary Speed Dreams: The Fastest Place on Earth.
Finally it disappears, into past, or future, or some other dimension entirely Out here, in the world of salt fever, it's hard to tell.