glandular fever

noun

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Recent Examples on the Web The researchers were able to detect traces of DNA that revealed pathogens, including potential Epstein-Barr virus, one of the most common human viruses that can serve as the gateway to mononucleosis, also known as glandular fever. Ashley Strickland, CNN, "Stone Age chewing gum holds clues to the life of a young girl who lived 5,700 years ago," 17 Dec. 2019

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1902, in the meaning defined above

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“Glandular fever.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/glandular%20fever. Accessed 4 Jul. 2020.

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glandular fever

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