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gonorrhea

gon·or·rhe·a

gonorrhea

 
pronunciation:
ga n ri
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part of speech: noun
definition: a contagious venereal disease, involving inflammation of the genital organs and urinary tract, transmitted mainly by sexual intercourse.
similar words:
dose
derivation: gonorrheal (adj.)
Word Parts
The word gonorrhea contains the following part:
rrhea, rrhoea, rrhag Greek root that means flow, gush, discharge