rubeola

noun
ru·​be·​o·​la | \ˌrü-bē-ˈō-lə, rü-ˈbē-ə-lə \

Definition of rubeola 

First Known Use of rubeola

1771, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for rubeola

New Latin, from neuter plural of rubeolus reddish, from Latin rubeus

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about rubeola

Statistics for rubeola

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for rubeola

The first known use of rubeola was in 1771

See more words from the same year

Keep scrolling for more

More Definitions for rubeola

rubeola

noun
ru·​be·​o·​la | \ˌrü-bē-ˈō-lə, rü-ˈbē-ə-lə \

Medical Definition of rubeola 

Other Words from rubeola

rubeolar \ -​lər \ adjective

More from Merriam-Webster on rubeola

See words that rhyme with rubeola

Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about rubeola

Comments on rubeola

What made you want to look up rubeola? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a private place of worship

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Difficult Vocab Quiz

  • the-education-of-achilles-eugne-delacroix
  • Which is a synonym of discomfit?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!