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Rock fever

noun, Pathology
Origin
1895-1900
1895-1900; so called from the Rock of Gibraltar, where it is prevalent
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Rock fever in Medicine

Rock fever n.
See brucellosis.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
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