black fever

noun

Definition of black fever

: any of various febrile diseases characterized by a hemorrhagic rash: such as
a : kala-azar
b : rocky mountain spotted fever

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“Black fever.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/black%20fever. Accessed 28 Sep. 2022.

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