Ebola

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noun Ebo·la \ē-ˈbō-lə, i-, e-\

Definition of Ebola

  1. 1 :  ebola virus

  2. 2 or less commonly Ebola fever :  the hemorrhagic fever caused by the Ebola virus

1977

First Known Use of ebola

1977


Medical Dictionary

noun Ebo·la \i-ˈbō-lə, ē-; ˈē-ˌbō-\

Medical Definition of Ebola

  1. 1:  ebola virus

  2. 2:  the hemorrhagic fever caused by the Ebola virus—called also Ebola fever


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