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grippe

also grip  (grĭp)
n.

[French, from Old French, claw, quarrel, from gripper, to seize, grasp, from Frankish *grīpan.]

grip′py adj.

grippe

(ɡrɪp) or

grip

n
(Pathology) a former name for influenza
[C18: from French grippe, from gripper to seize, of Germanic origin; see grip1]

grippe

(grɪp)

n.
Older Use. influenza.
[1770–80; < French gripper to seize < Germanic; akin to grip, gripe]
grip′py, adj. -pi•er, -pi•est.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.grippe - an acute febrile highly contagious viral diseasegrippe - an acute febrile highly contagious viral disease
contagion, contagious disease - any disease easily transmitted by contact
Asian influenza, Asiatic flu - influenza caused by the Asian virus that was first isolated in 1957
swine flu, swine influenza - an acute and highly contagious respiratory disease of swine caused by the orthomyxovirus thought to be the same virus that caused the 1918 influenza pandemic
respiratory disease, respiratory disorder, respiratory illness - a disease affecting the respiratory system
Translations

grippe

n (dated US) → Grippe f
References in classic literature ?
A severe and unseason -able attack of grippe had confined that good lady to her house ever since the occasion of her last visit to Green Gables.
Rachel came, wandering at her own sweet will through the lush, tremu- lous grasses splashed with ruddy evening sunshine; so that good lady had an excellent chance to talk her illness fully over, describing every ache and pulse beat with such evident enjoyment that Marilla thought even grippe must bring its compensations.
She was, as she said, suffering from la grippe; grippe being then a new word in St.
If he hadn't starved himself, he wouldn't have been caught by La Grippe.
His old friend, Billy Murphy, was laid up with la grippe, and one of his children, playing in the street, had been seriously injured by a passing wagon.
There came pneumonia and grippe, stalking among them, seeking for weakened constitutions; there was the annual harvest of those whom tuberculosis had been dragging down.
Dix-neuf (19) cas de deces, causes par le sous-type de la grippe saisonniere, ont ete recenses a l'echelle nationale, essentiellement au Centre et a l'Est du pays, a revele lundi a Alger, le charge de la surveillance de la grippe a l'Institut Pasteur d'Alger (IPA), Dr Fawzi Derrar.
Imed Hammami a commence par la grippe A, un danger sous-estime, selon lui.
Allison Grippe was appointed Oakton Community College's new director of grant strategy and development, effective Monday, Feb.
Beaucoup de personnes croient AaAaAeA tort, que la grippe saisonniAaAaAeA?
Caption: From left, first to fifth place: Eastern Concrete's Ed Rieper, Cemex USA's David Mangold, Maschmeyer Concrete's Gary Bethea, Ferrara Brothers' Benny Grippe, and Concrete Supply's Allen Rogers.
De los antecedentes recogidos sobre los enfermos de grippe pulmonar, se comprueba que todos ellos habian pasado en dias anteriores a su enfermedad actual un ataque de gripe leve, tipo comun, y que en convalecencia de ella mas o menos completa, volvian a enfermarse, presentando fiebre alta, dolores musculares multiples, postracion intensa, fatiga, tos expectoracion gris rojiza, a veces francamente sanguinolenta (35, p.