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typhoid

ty·phoid

typhoid

 
pronunciation:
taI foId
parts of speech:
noun, adjective
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part of speech: noun
definition: an infectious, potentially fatal bacterial disease that is characterized by high fever, diarrhea, and intestinal inflammation and transmitted by contaminated food or water; typhoid fever.
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part of speech: adjective
definition: of or resembling typhoid or typhus.
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