tick fever

noun

Definition of tick fever

  1. 1 :  texas fever

  2. 2 :  a febrile disease (such as Rocky Mountain spotted fever) transmitted by the bites of ticks

Circa 1897

First Known Use of tick fever

circa 1897


Medical Dictionary

tick fever

noun

Medical Definition of tick fever

  1. 1:  texas fever

  2. 2:  a febrile disease (as Rocky Mountain spotted fever or relapsing fever) transmitted by the bites of ticks


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