Venezuelan equine encephalitis

noun
Ven·​e·​zu·​e·​lan equine encephalitis | \ˌven-əz(-ə)-ˈwā-lən- \
variants: also Venezuelan equine encephalomyelitis

Medical Definition of Venezuelan equine encephalitis 

: equine encephalitis sense c Venezuelan equine encephalitis, a deadly disease in South and Central America that affects people and livestock and is transmitted by mosquitoes. — Sabine Vollmer, The News & Observer (Raleigh, North Carolina), 9 Nov. 2005

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