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tsutsugamushi disease

noun tsu·tsu·ga·mu·shi disease \ˌ(t)süt-sə-gə-ˈmü-shē-, ˌtüt-\

Definition of TSUTSUGAMUSHI DISEASE

Origin of TSUTSUGAMUSHI DISEASE

Japanese tsutsugamushi scrub typhus mite, from tsutsuga sickness + mushi insect
First Known Use: 1906

tsutsugamushi disease

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Medical Definition of TSUTSUGAMUSHI DISEASE

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