from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. An intestinal disease with symptoms resembling those of appendicitis, occurring chiefly in children and young adults and caused by a species of yersinia (Yersinia enterocolitica) that infects humans and animals.
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- n. A disease caused by infection by the bacterium Yersinia enterocolitica
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