breakbone fever

noun
break·​bone fever | \ ˈbrāk-ˈbōn- How to pronounce breakbone fever (audio) \

Definition of breakbone fever

: dengue

First Known Use of breakbone fever

1855, in the meaning defined above

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breakbone fever

noun
break·​bone fever | \ ˌbrāk-ˌbōn- How to pronounce breakbone fever (audio) \

Medical Definition of breakbone fever

: dengue

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