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typhoid

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1typhoid

adjective ty·phoid \ˈtī-ˌfid, (ˌ)tī-ˈ\

Definition of TYPHOID

1
:  of, relating to, or suggestive of typhus
2
[2typhoid] :  of, relating to, or constituting typhoid

Origin of TYPHOID

New Latin typhus
First Known Use: 1800

2typhoid

noun

medical : a serious disease that is passed from one person to another in dirty food or water

Full Definition of TYPHOID

2
:  a disease of domestic animals resembling human typhus or typhoid

First Known Use of TYPHOID

1861

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