West Nile encephalitis

noun

Definition of West Nile encephalitis

: a severe form of West Nile virus marked by encephalitis

First Known Use of West Nile encephalitis

1949, in the meaning defined above

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“West Nile encephalitis.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/West%20Nile%20encephalitis. Accessed 20 Sep. 2020.

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West Nile encephalitis

noun
\ ˈwest-ˈnīl- How to pronounce West Nile encephalitis (audio) \

Medical Definition of West Nile encephalitis

: a severe form of West Nile virus marked by encephalitis

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