In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1Medicinacon fiebreafiebradoto be feverish — tener fiebre / calentura
- On examination, he was feverish with generalised lymphadenopathy and widespread crusting papulopustular lesions.
- On the day after their return to Britain, I was asked to see them because both were feverish and unwell.
- However, these symptoms may be absent and children may simply become feverish, drowsy and listless.
- Wear clothes or pajamas suited to the indoor temperature, even when your child is feverish or has the chills.
- If you feel sick or feverish, take your temperature as instructed by your doctor or nurse.
- it's enough to send you spiralling into a cold, feverish sweat.
- Belladonna is given to people who are feverish and have a sudden throbbing headache.
- He wished for a doctor, a sterile hospital bed, a cool hand on his feverish forehead.
- One year ago today, I was lying in the hospital, aching and feverish, nurses unable to start an IV on me.
- Some children may become feverish, develop a rash or lose their appetite up to ten days after the injection.
- If the patient is in severe pain or is feverish antimicrobials such as metronidazole 200 mg thrice daily for up to five days may be indicated.
- You may feel feverish and the pain may move to the lower right part of the abdomen as inflammation spreads.
- The prodrome may include malaise, chills, a feverish feeling, anorexia and irritability.
- A couple of days after arriving I came down with a slight feverish head cold.
- Two days later, feeling feverish, she went to them and he could tell she was struggling to maintain her composure.
- These patients were given hygiene advice and told to return if they became feverish.
- The onset of flu is characterised by feverish shakings and temperature swings.
- In the emergency department the man seemed comfortable at rest but was feverish with a temperature of 37.2°C.
- Throughout this period she had been intermittently feverish, anorexic and very much not herself.
- The vague headache began some time during Friday, but, by evening surgery, I felt decidedly feverish and unwell.
- One evening he was sitting puzzling over a problem, talking to himself and becoming more and more feverish and restless.
- Search as you may, you can find no evidence of all that feverish activity, but you know it's here.
- Three years ago my father, Morgan Johnson, called me up cell phone to cell phone, in a state of feverish agitation.
- During this time of feverish activity, the life of the trifolau, dialect for truffle hunter, is a hard one.
- Never in its history had that little school seen such feverish activity.
- An outbreak of feverish media coverage has been unleashed upon the United States.
- And when Ronaldo drove home, not once, but twice, the excitement reached a feverish pitch.
- However, after some feverish activity, Volkswagen is readying its entrant and it should be on show at Frankfurt next autumn.
- Our choir leader, Roz, broke the news, sending a shock wave of feverish excitement around the Scout hut where we practise.
- It is more than telling that a well-nigh feverish and frenetic cult of the personality is at the core of this powerful display.
- Nyna felt absolutely feverish with energy as she grasped the controls of the ship.
- For the past week, hundreds of lorries and workmen have passed through the castle gates as feverish activity went on inside the grounds.
- This is in stark contrast to the feverish construction activity at the two sites only a few weeks ago.
- Each passing year's is usually billed with feverish excitement as ‘the most important of his political life’.
- The city of Mumbai remains in a feverish pitch of excitement throughout this period.
- Finally came the time of machines, and rhythms of life became increasingly feverish and frantic.
- Off they drive, Nic still with an excited, feverish grin on his face.
- The club was placed into administrative receivership after a day of feverish activity at Kenilworth Road.
- Last night saw some feverish activity preparing the basic brine to make bacon with the belly pork, and finding a suitable vessel in which to do the curing.
- Rakovski moved on to Romania, where he continued his feverish journalistic and revolutionary activities.
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