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- noun An infectious tropical disease caused by a flavivirus transmitted by mosquitoes of the genera Aedes, especially A. aegypti, and Haemagogus and characterized by high fever, jaundice, and often gastrointestinal hemorrhaging.
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- noun pathology An acute
febrileillness of tropical regions, caused by a flavivirusand spread by mosquitoes, characterised by jaundice, black vomit and the absence of urination.
- noun slang A term used to describe the
attractionof a person of non-East Asian descenttowards people of East Asian descent.
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- noun caused by a flavivirus transmitted by a mosquito
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