yel·​lows | \ ˈyel-(ˌ)ōz How to pronounce yellows (audio) \

Medical Definition of yellows

: any of several diseases of domestic animals (as sheep) that are characterized by jaundice

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“Yellows.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/yellows. Accessed 24 Jul. 2021.

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