Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Resembling typhoid.
  • n. paratyphoid fever

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Noting a fever resembling typhoid fever in its general features, but usually following a mild course, and distinguished from typhoid fever by absence of the Widal reaction.
  • n. Paratyphoid fever.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. any of a variety of infectious intestinal diseases resembling typhoid fever

Etymologies

para- + typhoid (Wiktionary)

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