Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun Influenza.

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  • noun Influenza.
  • noun informal Common cold.

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  • noun an acute febrile highly contagious viral disease

Etymologies

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

[Short for influenza.]

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Abbreviation of influenza.

Examples

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  • Modern medicine has made such huge strides against infectious diseases, yesterday's great killers, that, at least for those of us living today in the developed world, death from typhus, smallpox, infantile diarrhea, or a bad bout of the flu is a fairly remote probability, far removed from the radar screens of our daily concerns.

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  • But the fourth week, she was always sick with what she called the flu.

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