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leptospirosis definitions

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: an infectious disease cause by leptospira and transmitted to humans from domestic animals; characterized by jaundice and fever [syn: swamp fever, leptospirosis]

Merriam Webster's

noun (plural leptospiroses) Etymology: New Latin Date: circa 1926 any of several diseases of humans and domestic animals that are caused by infection with leptospires

Oxford Reference Dictionary

n. an infectious disease caused by bacteria of the genus Leptospira, that occurs in rodents, dogs, and other mammals, and can be transmitted to man. Etymology: LEPTO- + SPIRO-(1) + -OSIS



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