severe acute respiratory syndrome

noun

Definition of severe acute respiratory syndrome

:sars

First Known Use of severe acute respiratory syndrome

2003


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severe acute respiratory syndrome

noun

medical Definition of severe acute respiratory syndrome

:sars
  • In late 2002 and early 2003 epidemiologists in Ottawa, Ontario were able to … identify and help stop the spread of an outbreak of SARS (severe acute respiratory syndrome) that began in China.
  • —Larry BrilliantForbes7 May 2007

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