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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Infection with salmonellae, marked by intestinal problems and fever and caused especially by eating certain improperly stored or undercooked foods.

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  • n. Any of several diseases caused by infection with Salmonella bacteria

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  • n. a kind of food poisoning caused by eating foods contaminated with Salmonella typhimurium

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From salmonella. (Wiktionary)

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