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1. Affected with fever or ague; feverish. His heart, loves feverous citadel. (Keats)

2. Pertaining to, or having the nature of, fever; as, a feverous pulse. All maladies . . . All feverous kinds. (Milton)

3. Having the tendency to produce fever; as, a feverous disposition of the year.

Origin: Cf.F. Fievreux.