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kissing disease


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

  • n. Informal Infectious mononucleosis.

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  • n. Nickname for mononucleosis.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Infectious mononucleosis; -- so called because often spread by kissing.

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

  • n. an acute disease characterized by fever and swollen lymph nodes and an abnormal increase of mononuclear leucocytes or monocytes in the bloodstream; not highly contagious; some believe it can be transmitted by kissing


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