Ebola

noun
Ebo·​la | \ē-ˈbō-lə, i-, e- \

Definition of Ebola 

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

First Known Use of Ebola

1977, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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Ebola

noun
Ebo·​la | \i-ˈbō-lə, ē-; ˈē-ˌbō- \

Medical Definition of Ebola 

2 : the hemorrhagic fever caused by the Ebola virus

called also Ebola fever

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