Meaning of angiotenic in English:

angiotenic

Pronunciation /ˌan(d)ʒɪə(ʊ)ˈtɛnɪk/

adjective

historical, rare Medicine
  • Designating fevers believed to arise in distended or irritated blood vessels.

Origin

Late 18th century; earliest use found in The Monthly Magazine and British Register. From French angiotenique from angio- + ancient Greek τεν-, stem of τείνειν to stretch + -ique.