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lyssa

(ˈlɪsə)
n
(Pathology) pathol a less common word for rabies
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Noun1.lyssa - an acute viral disease of the nervous system of warm-blooded animals (usually transmitted by the bite of a rabid animal)lyssa - an acute viral disease of the nervous system of warm-blooded animals (usually transmitted by the bite of a rabid animal); rabies is fatal if the virus reaches the brain
zoonosis, zoonotic disease - an animal disease that can be transmitted to humans
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The Senior Manager of the Year award went to Marco Jetmir Ndrecaj of Conduit, with Tracy Riley from Principality Building Society highly commended; Lyssa Edwards of CGI and Nicky Hopkins of HSBC were joint winners of the Contact Centre Manager of the Year award; Leon Hughes of Dwr Cymru Welsh Water won Support Manager of the Year; and Helen Cuthbert of BT and Lottie Gent of Virgin Atlantic Airways shared the Team Leader of the Year award.
The animals also can host the Hendra and Lyssa viruses, which can be fatal to humans.
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But Greek conceptions of dog also dwell on the possibility of degeneration into a wolf; when afflicted by lyssa (a term also derived from the word lykos that means "wolf") the dog becomes subject to losing loyalty or control of cognitive capacities that transform it.
Yet that contentment contrasts with the responses of Cersei, or her own sister Lyssa, to similar situations.
The other BM finalists were Joshua Enciso, Danielle De Guzman, Ashley Salonga and Lyssa Apilado.
Director of Sky Broadband Lyssa McGowan said: "We know there are lots of people who would like to try superfast speeds but are put off by the high prices charged by some providers.
While Lyssa perseveres, navigating a new city, new opportunities and new relationships (even opening herself up to love), the repercussions of Aidan's actions have a long-term effect, showing how strong she really is.
In the wake of her mother's death, Lyssa flees her alcoholic stepfather and heads for Halifax to live with her boyfriend and attend university.
Trainer Lyssa said, 'It is natural for dogs to bark.
30) Bats have been shown to be natural reservoirs of a variety of emerging and highly virulent viruses such as Hendra, Malayan Nipah, SARS (severe acute respiratory syndrome), MERS, and the Australian bat Lyssa viruses, and there is a high rate of detection of a large number of previously unknown viral sequences in bat specimens.
Lyssa Barber, a neighbour who works in recruitment for a bank in the City, said: "I think I heard five gunshots, but a gunshot in real life doesn't sound like it does on TV.