tropical disease

noun
trop·​i·​cal disease | \ˈträp-i-kəl- \

Medical Definition of tropical disease 

: a disease that is indigenous to and may be endemic in a tropical area but may also occur in sporadic or epidemic form in areas that are not tropical

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