paratyphoid


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paratyphoid

(ˌpærəˈtaɪfɔɪd) pathol
adj
1. (Pathology) resembling typhoid fever or its causative agent
2. (Pathology) of or relating to paratyphoid fever
n
(Pathology) short for paratyphoid fever

par•a•ty•phoid

(ˌpær əˈtaɪ fɔɪd)

n.
1. Also called par′aty′phoid fe′ver. an infectious disease, similar in some of its symptoms to typhoid fever but usu. milder, caused by any of several bacilli of the genus Salmonella other than S. typhi.
adj.
2. of or pertaining to paratyphoid.
3. resembling typhoid.
[1900–05]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.paratyphoid - any of a variety of infectious intestinal diseases resembling typhoid fever
infectious disease - a disease transmitted only by a specific kind of contact
Translations

paratyphoid

[ˈpærəˈtaɪfɔɪd] Nparatifoidea f

paratyphoid

nParatyphus m

par·a·ty·phoid

n. paratífica, fiebre similar a la tifoidea.

paratyphoid

adj paratifoidea; — fever paratifoidea; n paratifoidea
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