Definition of feverfew noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈfiːvəfjuː//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈfiːvərfjuː//
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a plant of the daisy family, sometimes used as a medicine Word Origin Old English feferfuge, from Latin febrifuga, from febris ‘fever’ + fugare ‘drive away’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: feverfew