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Typhoid fever or paratyphoid fever.
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(Pathology) another name for typhoid fever
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1. Also calledadj.
ty′phoid fe′ver.an acute infectious disease characterized by high fever and intestinal inflammation, spread by food or water contaminated with the bacillus Salmonella typhosa.
2. resembling typhus; typhous.
3. of, pertaining to, or resembling typhoid.
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|Noun||1.||enteric fever - serious infection marked by intestinal inflammation and ulceration; caused by Salmonella typhosa ingested with food or water|
infectious disease - a disease transmitted only by a specific kind of contact
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n → (Unterleibs)typhus m
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