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

  • n. A mild viral disease transmitted by the bite of the sand fly (Phlebotomus papatasii), characterized by fever, malaise, eye pain, and headache. Also called pappataci fever, phlebotomus fever.

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  • n. a mild viral disease transmitted by the bite of the sand fly Phlebotomus papatasii

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