Ebola virus disease

Ebola virus disease

English-Korean animal medical dictionary. 2013.

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  • Ebola virus — /əˈboʊlə vaɪrəs/ (say uh bohluh vuyruhs) noun 1. Also, Ebolavirus. a virus occurring in several different species, causing a disease characterised by high fever and internal haemorrhaging. 2. Also, Ebola virus disease, Ebola haemorrhagic disease …   Australian English dictionary

  • Ebola virus — Ebola UK [ɪˈbəʊlə] / US [ɪˈboʊlə] or Ebola virus UK / US noun [uncountable] medical a serious disease that causes you to lose blood from all parts of your body and usually results in death …   English dictionary

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  • Ebola virus — noun a filovirus that causes Ebola hemorrhagic fever; carried by animals; can be used as a bioweapon • Hypernyms: ↑filovirus • Member Holonyms: ↑Filoviridae * * * noun Usage: usually capitalized E Etymology: from …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Ebola virus — virus which causes the fatal disease Ebola …   English contemporary dictionary

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